Oscar Niemeyer, the architect who shaped Brazil's futuristic capital city Brasilia in the 1950s and '60s with his bold, often-voluptuous structures died Wednesday in Rio De Janeiro. He was 104.
Nguyen Chi Thien, a Vietnamese dissident poet who spent 27 years in communist prisons and was the acclaimed author of "Flowers of Hell," died last week in California after a long bout of illness.
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Remembering the Life and Work of Writer, Director Nora Ephron…
By Tom LeGro
Remembering German singer Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.
Jeffrey Brown talks to Lowery Stokes Sims, a curator at the Museums of Arts and Design, about the life, work and legacy of Elizabeth Catlett, who died Monday at age 96.
Remembering 'Brilliant' Banjo Player Earl Scruggs, Feminist Poet Adrienne Rich…
Family, friends, historians and Betty Ford herself reflect on her life.
By Larisa Epatko
Betty Ford -- wife of President Gerald Ford, advocate for breast cancer awareness and activist for women's issues -- died Friday with her children around her at age 93.
Film and fashion icon Elizabeth Taylor died Wednesday at the age of 79.
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