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Visionary NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson Dies at 101
Johnson’s life inspired the 2016 film ‘Hidden Figures.’
B. Smith, Model and Lifestyle Entrepreneur, Dies at 70
The TV host, author, restaurateur, and home-goods designer reportedly died after a years-long battle with Alzheimer’s.
Host Caroline Flack Found Dead
The 40-year-old television presenter reportedly died by suicide.
Ari Behn, Writer and Kevin Spacey Accuser, Is Dead at 47
He is survived by three daughters.
Author Toni Morrison Has Died
She was 88 years old.
Doris Day, Golden Age Hollywood Icon, Dead at 97
She acted, she sang, she did it all.
Charles Manson Dead at 83
The infamous cult leader and convicted murderer died on Sunday of natural causes.
Legendary New York Gossip Columnist Liz Smith Dead at 94
The Grande Dame of Dish passed away of natural causes in New York.
Tom Petty Dead at 66
The singer passed away late Monday evening at UCLA Medical Center.
Founder Hugh Hefner Dead at 91
He launched the magazine that helped kick off the sexual revolution and fashioned himself into one of the movement’s icons.
Lillian Ross Was One of the Best Reporters on the Arts, and Life Itself
There were never very many writers like her.
Matt Zoller Seitz
Fashion Photographer Gösta Peterson Dies at Age 94
His daring, electric photographs pioneered an informal approach to fashion editorials in the 1960s and ‘70s.
Remembering French Actress Jeanne Moreau, Bohemian Style Icon
The 89-year-old actress died on Monday in Paris.
The Woman Who Coined the Term ‘Ms.’ Passes Away at 78
She wanted “a title for a woman who did not ‘belong’ to a man.”
Janet Reno, First Female U.S. Attorney General, Dies at 78
She died from complications of Parkinson’s disease.
Jeffery Slonim Was More Than a Red-Carpet Reporter, He Was a Gentleman
“Do you look better naked or dressed?” he asked George Clooney. “I look better in a dress, actually,” Clooney answered.
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Phyllis Schlafly, a Notorious Conservative Voice for Decades, Dies at 92
“The First Lady of the conservative movement.”
The Death of an Elegant, Elitist French Pimp
Paris brothel-keeper Madame Claude died at the age of 92 last weekend.
A Look at Holly Woodlawn’s Warhol Days
The transgender actress and Factory muse died over the weekend.
Allison P. Davis
Arnold Scaasi Put an American Stamp on Couture
The socialite and First Lady–beloved designer has died at 85.
A Classic French House’s Founder Dies at 105
Madame Carven was one of the remaining links to the world of mid-century couture.
Influential Central Saint Martins Professor Louise Wilson Dies at 52
She mentored everyone from Stella McCartney to Alexander McQueen.
Preppy Icon Lilly Pulitzer Dies at 81
“We focus on the best, fun and happy things, and people want that.”
r.i.p. elizabeth taylor
A Tribute to Elizabeth Taylor: Fashion Icon
Forty-five iconic looks from Elizabeth Taylor’s life.
Dallas Modeling Agent Kim Dawson Died
She launched the careers of models like Erin Wasson and Bridget Hall.
French Beauty Leader Yves Rocher Dies at 79; Elizabeth Taylor Beats Diddy in Sales
And Vincent Longo is tangled in a lawsuit.
Supermodel Naomi Sims Died
She was 61.
Columnist James Brady Dies at 80
He was a writer for ‘Harper’s Bazaar,’ ‘Advertising Age,’ founder of ‘Page Six,’ and former publisher of ‘WWD.’
Original Pinup Bettie Page Dead at 85
The symbol of mid-century sexuality passed away after suffering a heart attack on December 2.