Obituaries Related to "Shaw" from New York Times Archive
The couple, who eloped at 17, came from humble roots and were mainstays in their Miami church. They died of the coronavirus in separate hospital rooms.
As a reporter and blogger, she monitored reports of molestation and uncovered a Vatican document that victims’ advocates said had condoned cover-ups.
Mr. Shaw, from St. Louis, became a vital part of New York’s jazz vanguard, leading the Human Arts Ensemble and playing with Cecil Taylor and Anthony Braxton.
Mr. Shaw’s open-forum websites became online hubs for chefs, serious home cooks, gourmands and people just looking for a new restaurant.
Mr. Shaw’s clients included Jessye Norman, Nathan Milstein, John Williams and Jacqueline du Pré.
Mr. Shaw and his older brother, Run Me, were movie pioneers in Asia, producing and sometimes directing films like “Five Fingers of Death.”
Mr. Shaw, a former police officer, met Ms. Hearst in the aftermath of her crime-ridden affiliation with a guerrilla group, and married her after her release from prison.
Mr. Kilty was best known for “Dear Liar,” a play based on letters between George Bernard Shaw and Mrs. Patrick Campbell.
After retiring from The Wall Street Journal, Mr. Shaw took over a chain of local business newsweeklies and made it the nation’s largest.
Mr. Laurence was a noted scholar, editor and bibliographer who devoted nearly every waking moment of his professional life to compiling the voluminous works of George Bernard Shaw.
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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.