Tag: Deaths (Obituaries)

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Rick Genest, Tattooed Model Known as Zombie Boy, Dies at 32

Rick Genest, a model who was known for his head-to-toe tattoos and for appearing in the music video...

Betty Miles, Whose Children’s Books Tackled Sexism, Dies at 90

Betty Miles, a writer whose books for children and young adults addressed real-life issues like sexism, racism and...

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Vinnie Paul, Pantera Drummer and Heavy Metal Innovator, Is Dead at 54

Vincent P. Abbott, the drummer known as Vinnie Paul who was a founder of the heavy metal band...

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Shannon Michael Cane, Who Transformed Art Book Fairs, Dies at 43

The painter Matt Connors, who became a close friend of Mr. Cane’s, described him as omnivorous in his...

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Eric Newman, Whose Coins Told of America’s History, Dies at 106

He discovered Ohio and Connecticut bank notes engraved with what were almost certainly John James Audubon’s earliest published...

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Lil Peep, Rapper Who Blended Hip-Hop and Emo, Is Dead at 21

Photo Lil Peep performing in the Marlin Room at Webster Hall in New York, in April. Credit Chad...

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Patrick Nagatani, Photographer Famous for Collages, Dies at 72

Reviewing an exhibition of Mr. Nagatani’s photographs in 2015 at the Griffin Museum of Photography in Winchester, Mass.,...

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Liz Smith, Longtime Queen of Tabloid Gossip Columns, Dies at 94

Her style was not the intimidating jugular attack of columnists who expose intimacies or misdeeds in the private...

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Karl Katz, Museum Director in New York and Israel, Dies at 88

Typically, he said, after such investments, the only legacy of those exhibitions was a catalog. “The most logical...

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John Hillerman, Who Played Snooty Caretaker on ‘Magnum, P.I.,’ Dies at 84

“I hate to disappoint you, but I’m a hick from Texas,” he said he replied. John Benedict Hillerman...