Obituaries Related to "Quinn" from New York Times Archive
Mr. Quinn, who learned he had A.L.S. after turning 30, was credited with helping to make the ice-bucket videos a viral sensation that raised $220 million.
As leader of the San Francisco archdiocese in the 1980s and 1990s, Archbishop Quinn had a powerful voice on social and political issues.
Quinn followed up a bruising career as a hockey player by steering Canada to its first Olympic gold medal in 50 years and twice winning coach-of-the-year honors in the National Hockey League.
Mr. Quinn, the son of Anthony Quinn, was known for his role as Rhah in Oliver Stone’s 1986 Vietnam War film, “Platoon.”
QUINN--Patrick. It is with deep sorrow that the American Guild of Musical Artists, AFL-CIO mourns the sudden and untimely death of Patrick Quinn. On behalf of AGMA's officers, members and staff our prayers and sympathy go out to Patrick's partner, his family and loved ones and to all the members and staff of Actors' Equity Association. Patrick was a friend and a defender of the unionized men and women who create America's cultural heritage. Linda Mays, President Alan S. Gordon, Executive Directo ...
QUINN--Patrick. The Actors' Fund mourns the death of our friend and Trustee, Patrick Quinn. He loved actors and was a positive force for good; his leadership was hopeful and inspiring. His kindness, joyfulness and sense of humor will be missed. His memory will be cherished by all who knew him. Brian Stokes Mitchell, Pres. Joseph Benincasa, Exec. Dir. $(6$)QUINN--Patrick. The Council and Staff of Actors' Equity Association mourn the passing of our new Executive Director, former President and ...
Patrick Quinn, former Actors' Equity Association president, dies at age 56 (M)
Patrick Quinn was about to become the first new executive director of the Actors’ Equity Association in 25 years.
William F Quinn, elected first governor of Hawaii in 1959, dies at age of 87 (M)
William F. Quinn, a proponent of land reform and development, was elected on July 28, 1959, after Congress voted to admit Hawaii as the 50th state.
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