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A Nobel winner, he found hidden patterns in the subatomic matter that forms the universe, evoking James Joyce in calling one kind of particle “quarks.”
One of the leading female golfers of the 1960s and ’70s, she later became president of the Ladies Professional Golf Association.
With their prodigious technique, vast musicality and muscular playing, Mr. Mann and his colleagues helped renew America’s passion for chamber music.
This photographer reflected on her relationship with Cy Twombly and the death of her son ahead of her “Remembered Light” show at Gagosian Gallery.
Mr. Mann’s companies developed products ranging from pacemakers with rechargeable batteries to the first “artificial retina.”
Mr. Mann’s singers were the old-fashioned musical answer to the rumblings of rock ’n’ roll.
Mr. Mann was a founder of the influential Circle in the Square Theater, and a driving force in the rise of Off Broadway theater in the 1950s.
Mr. Mann helped persuade Republicans and fellow Southern Democrats to line up behind the impeachment of a president.
Abby Mann, the screenwriter who brought incisive characterization and a searing sense of justice to "Judgment at Nuremberg" and other social dramas, died on Tuesday in Beverly Hills. He was 80.
Mr. Mann brought incisive characterization and a searing sense of justice to “Judgment at Nuremberg,” for which he won an Academy Award for screenwriting.
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After his unlikely win, in 1972, he spent his single term pushing for a more liberal foreign policy, particularly toward Africa.
He took the extraordinary step of banning tackling during all practices, which reduced concussions at a time when brain trauma in football had become a crisis.
He served for 38 years in Parliament and, after being elected president at a critical moment in Italy’s fortunes, helped stabilize the country.
With exquisite precision, he used costumes and sets in staging many of his pictures, letting his subjects, whatever their social status, express themselves.
He was especially acclaimed for his performances at the Bayreuth Festival in Germany. As his voice developed, he once said, so did his view of how and why to deploy it.
Her novels and nonfiction provided alternatives to the Western- and male-centric views of modern India offered by writers like E.M. Forster.