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An Outland Trophy winner under Woody Hayes with the Buckeyes, he played for the Giants in the N.F.L. after being drafted third over all.
A singer-songwriter’s band countered the psychedelic sound of late 1960s San Francisco with proudly eccentric and catchy music that he came to call “folk swing.”
Mr. Hicks covered big business and all levels of New York politics for over 24 years as a reporter for The Times.
Mr. Hicks, a prolific stage director, recently completed a nearly 20-year project directing August Wilson’s entire decade-by-decade cycle about the black experience.
Mr. Hicks was one of the last surviving leaders of the Deacons for Defense and Justice, a paramilitary organization formed to protect people from the Ku Klux Klan.
Ms. Hicks Maynard was one of the first black women to be a reporter at The New York Times and with her husband bought and published The Oakland Tribune.
John Hicks, jazz pianist, dies at age 64; photo (M)
John Hicks was a pianist who helped define the mainstream jazz aesthetic of his instrument.
HICKS -- Catherine Burke. Born January 22, 1915 in Madison, Wisconsin and passed away peacefully at St. John's Health Center on May 3, 2006 in Santa Monica, California. Catherine was preceded in death by her husband Walter R. Hicks in 1986. She is survived by her daughter Catherine Hicks Yagher (Kevin Yagher) and granddaughter Catie Yagher. Mrs. Hicks grew up in Chicago, Illinois. She attended Loretta Academy and Mundelein College. She married Walter and moved to New York where they lived in Lar ...
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His first film, the story of a young woman’s erotic adventures, was initially blocked by French censors but became a runaway hit.
A master of the assist, he played alongside Bill Walton and Jamaal Wilkes on teams that John Wooden led to the N.C.A.A. championship in 1972 and 1973.
He first gained wide recognition for his work with John Coltrane. He went on to a fertile, prolific career, releasing dozens of albums as a leader.