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Mr. Schroeter’s flair for lush visuals and heightened emotions introduced an operatic sensibility to the New German Cinema movement of the 1970s.
Mr. Wiskari was a former foreign correspondent and editor of international news for The New York Times.
A member of the famous ice-skating comedy team of Frick & Frack, Mr. Groebli cracked up and wowed audiences for nearly 30 years.
MONTPELIER, Vermont — Werner von Trapp, a member of the musical family made famous by the 1965 movie "The Sound of Music," has died, his family said. He was 91.
GEWURZ--Werner. The Yeshiva University family is saddened by the passing in Israel of a distinguished YC alum, beloved husband of Ruth Gewurz, cherished father and father-in-law of Yossi and Dana, Hani and Arik; grandfather of Yoel, Noa,Menahem, Schneur and Baruch; and brother of Gisela (and Arthur) Garmaise and Samuel (and Brenda) Gewurz. Heartfelt condolences are extended to the entire Gewurz family. May they all be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem. Yeshiva University Richard ...
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He was 8 and traveling with his family when the German airship caught fire and crashed in New Jersey.
He played prominent roles in both city and state government in New York. He wore another hat as well, supporting artists and building a vast drawing collection.
Mr. Franz was a 14-year-old cabin boy when the immense German zeppelin erupted into flames. He was believed to be the last surviving member of the crew.
Mr. Henze’s prolific output, over more than 60 years, hewed to older forms like opera, ballet and symphonies.
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He drew headlines in 2006 when he was struck by birdshot from a shotgun fired by Vice President Dick Cheney in a hunting accident — then apologized himself for the incident.
She was a Broadway star at 23 and then quit acting, but later re-emerged in films like “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” and “A Christmas Story.”
In a career that included a Tony nomination for “Company,” he specialized in playing uptight characters, notably Candice Bergen’s stuffy straight man.
Mr. Musharraf took power in a bloodless coup in late 1999 but resigned under threat of impeachment in 2008. He drew fire for his ties to Washington.
A prisoner at Auschwitz and three other camps, he dealt with his trauma in semiabstract art that depicted crematories, ovens and chimneys.
By mechanizing and greatly expanding production, he made the gooey yellow chicks an Easter favorite and a pop-culture phenomenon.