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Mr. Becker and Donald Fagen developed a sophisticated, adventurous sound, producing hits like “Do It Again” and “Rikki Don’t Lose That Number” and a raft of acclaimed albums.
Skeptical of antipoverty programs, he was a scholar who reached a wide public through a newspaper column and books, and as a fill-in for Rush Limbaugh.
Ms. Goodwin became a theater producer at a time when few women were associated with finding sources of capital.
Mr. Hawkins brought a sense of contemporary rhythm to the howling, pleading, God-praising tradition of churchly ecstasy.
LEACH--Walter C. On March 12, 2004. Devoted father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. Entrepreneurial member of community for over 50 years as owner of Cambridge & Leach Insurance Brokerage firm on Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn, NY. Viewing Tuesday, March 16th, 4 to 6:45 pm. Funeral service 7 pm, at St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 1417 Union St, Brooklyn. For further information contact Frank R. Bell Funeral Home, 718-399-2500.
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A two-term Democrat from Kentucky, he was narrowly defeated by Mr. McConnell, then a county judge and executive, in a Republican campaign engineered by Roger Ailes.
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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.”
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.
With a keen eye for young talent, he helped boost the careers of Steve Martin, John Denver, Kenny Rogers and many other performers.
The Kremlin’s fiercest critic, whose work brought arrests, attacks and a near-fatal poisoning in 2020, had spent months in isolation.