Obituaries Related to "Liu" from New York Times Archive
Mr. Liu helped expand the country’s art beyond the traditionally dominant disciplines.
As China was opening up its centrally planned economy, Mr. Liu was party secretary of the Wuhan Grain Bureau, and he later helped establish Wuhan Business University.
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The notes by the Nobel Peace Prize recipient, written before he died under police guard in China, are to accompany photographs by his wife, Liu Xia, who has been under house arrest.
Mr. Liu, who was convicted in 2009 of inciting subversion and sentenced to prison, was given medical parole recently to be treated for late-stage cancer.
Images from the funeral of Officer Liu, who was shot dead with his patrol partner as they sat in their car.
Coverage of the funeral of Officer Liu, who was shot dead with his patrol partner as they sat in their car.
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His drumming lent spontaneity and imagination to the unfettered sound of seminal rock ’n’ roll records by Jerry Lee Lewis and others.
He built Maryland into a national powerhouse and became the first coach to win more than 100 games at each of four major college programs.
His free-spirited music ignored genre boundaries. “If you’re a creative person,” he once said, “it’s important to break rules.”
One of the first voices heard on the airwaves in Asia, he became recognized by generations of listeners in India over 42 years of broadcasting Bollywood music.
He popularized the term “institutional racism" and, with Stokely Carmichael, wrote a book in 1967 that was seen as a radical manifesto.
His New York Times scoop enraged the Nixon White House, which ordered a tap on his phone. He later won a Pulitzer Prize for The Boston Globe.