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OLIVER P. BOLTON OF OHIO, 55, DIES

1972-12-15T05:00:00+0000

Bolton, Oliver P


Oliver Jensen, 91, Magazine Founder, Dies

2005-07-01T05:00:00+0000

Oliver Jensen, a founder and former editor of American Heritage magazine, died early yesterday morning in Chester, Conn. He was 91 and had lived in Old Saybrook, Conn., for many years. Mr. Jensen died in his sleep at an assisted-living facility, his stepdaughter, Penelope Hargrove, said.


Ron Moody, Actor Best Known as Fagin in ‘Oliver!,’ Dies at 91

2015-06-11T15:45:27+0000

Mr. Moody, a British character actor, flared to prominence in the role of Dickens’s guru of thievery, in the stage and screen adaptation of “Oliver!”.


Oliver Williamson, 87, Dies; Nobel Laureate Studied Organizations

2020-05-27T22:00:55+0000

He shared the 2009 award in economic science for his theories on how business decisions are made, work whose influence reached into various sectors of the economy.


Vaughan Oliver, 62, Dies; His Designs Gave Indie Rock ‘Physical Dimension’

2020-01-03T17:50:46+0000

Mr. Oliver’s album covers for the 4AD label were a fitting complement to music by influential alternative bands like Pixies and the Breeders.


Oliver Mtukudzi, Renowned Zimbabwean Musician, Is Dead at 66

2019-01-29T17:24:51+0000

His music, a kind of soundtrack to his country’s life in the late 20th century, became its own idiom, called “Tuku music,” after his nickname.


Mary Oliver, 83, Prize-Winning Poet of the Natural World, Is Dead

2019-01-17T17:43:42+0000

With its plain language and minute attention to flora and fauna, her uplifting verse was widely popular and her readings drew throngs. But critics were divided.


Oliver Knussen, ‘Where the Wild Things Are’ Composer, Dies at 66

2018-07-09T22:45:59+0000

Mr. Knussen was 15 when he led the London Symphony Orchestra in his First Symphony. He matured into a major composer, conductor and mentor.


Notable Deaths 2017: Oliver Smithies

2018-06-06T19:32:05+0000


Paul Oliver, Pre-eminent Authority on the Blues, Dies at 90

2017-08-17T21:50:55+0000

The author of “The Story of the Blues” and other books, he was a respected British architectural historian better known for his sideline as a student of black music.



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John Mayall, Pioneer of British Blues, Is Dead at 90

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 02:04:51 +0000

He was best known not for his own playing or singing but for recruiting and polishing the talents of one gifted lead guitarist after another, starting with Eric Clapton.

Walter Shapiro, Political Columnist With a Contrarian Streak, Dies at 77

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 20:08:56 +0000

He brought to his writing a sharp sense of humor, honed in stand-up comedy clubs, and never pulled punches even though he was an unabashed Democrat.

Duke Fakir, Last Surviving Member of the Four Tops, Dies at 88

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 01:13:29 +0000

He sang tenor on hits like “Standing in the Shadows of Love,” “Reach Out, I’ll Be There” and “I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch).”

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, Champion for Progressive Causes, Dies at 74

Sat, 20 Jul 2024 16:22:16 +0000

A Democrat from the Houston area, she led the effort to make Juneteenth a federal holiday.

Cheng Pei Pei, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Actor, Dies

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 03:36:33 +0000

She starred in kung fu movies from the modern origins of the form in midcentury Hong Kong to the worldwide breakout “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.”

Bernice Johnson Reagon, a Musical Voice for Civil Rights, Is Dead at 81

Sun, 21 Jul 2024 14:04:46 +0000

A singer, composer, curator and founder of the vocal group Sweet Honey in the Rock, she provided a gospel soundtrack for the civil rights movement.



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