But now when I look at photos of all the icons I’ve shot — like Mandela, Sir Winston Churchill and Sinatra — the memories come flooding back and I think: ‘Yeah, I did all right.’ ”Get all the day's most vital news with our Today's Headlines newsletter, sent every weekday morning. The prolific artist designed work for George Harrison and Ravi Shankar and turned her L.A. home into a crossroads for world music stars.Luedtke, a former executive editor of the Detroit Free Press, left journalism for Hollywood. He was 52.Toni Morrison, the first black woman to win a Nobel Prize in literature, died August 5.

She was 74.Jamaican actor and Grammy Award-winning artist Louie Rankin, died September 30.Grammy-nominated songwriter and producer Busbee, who worked extensively with a wide array of artists ranging from Maren Morris to Pink to Shakira, died September 29. "Ashley Massaro, an American wrestler and model, who competed in WWE between 2005 and 2008, died May 16th. Eric Chesterton He was 85.Richard Easton, Tony Award-winning actor who built an acclaimed, six-decade long Broadway career, died December 2. Positions: Outfielder and Pinch Hitter Bats: Right • Throws: Right 5-11, 200lb (180cm, 90kg) . He was 78.Aron Eisenberg, who played Nog from the Star Trek spin-off "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine," died September 21. He was 77.Bruno Ganz, the Swiss actor best known for dramatizing Adolf Hitler’s final days in 2004’s “Downfall,” died Feb. 15. He was 85.Ric Ocasek, songwriter, rhythm guitarist and lead singer of the new wave rock band "The Cars," died September 15. © Duggar Family Official via Facebook She was 25.Jay Frank, Universal Music executive and digital music veteran, died October 13. He was 41.Valerie Harper, who parlayed a sidekick role as the leading lady’s unprepossessing best friend on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” into a star turn of her own in the hit sitcom “Rhoda,” died August 30.
He was 93.Branko Lustig, an Oscar-winning Croatian film producer and Holocaust survivor, died November 14. The Associated Press is an independent, not-for-profit news cooperative headquartered in New York City.James “Big Jim” Thompson, a former prosecutor who went on to become Illinois’ longest-serving governor, has died at 84.Broke barriers and later mentored Arthur Ashe and Serena and Venus WilliamsA painter of striking images of the body and landscape, and known for her connection to 20th century greats, Hurtado didn’t gain recognition until 2016. Her ending is one of the most tragic stories of our generation.

He was 82.Nita Bieber, a onetime dancer and actress who appeared with the Three Stooges in "Rhythm and Weep," with Judy Garland in "Summer Stock" and with Tony Curtis in "The Prince Who Was a Thief," died Feb. 4.

What do you get when you combine a block party and a baseball league? Eric Chesterton Elton John performs at Dodger Stadium in 1975 in a well-known image captured by photographer Terry O’Neill.Singer David Bowie wears a smart hat during the filming in L.A. of ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’ in 1976. © 2010 The Denver Post, MediaNews Group He was 82.Roky Erickson, lead vocalist and principal songwriter for the psychedelic band the 13th Floor Elevators and one of the leading lights of Texas rock, died May 31. He was 71.Singer-songwriter Leon Redbone, who specialized in old-school vaudeville and Tin Pan Alley-style music, died May 30. She was 81.Denise DuBarry Hay, the actress best known for her roles on television shows including“CHiPs” and “Black Sheep Squadron,” died March 23. The Metropolitan Museum of Art has one of the best baseball card collections in the world thanks to one man

She was 35.Jerry Lawson, the lead singer of the eclectic cult-favorite a cappella group the Persuasions, died July 10.

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She was 75.Jo Andres worked as a director, editor, choreographer and artist throughout her years in the industry. He was 91.

He was 78. He was 57.Neal James, who appeared on Animal Planet’s "Call of the Wildman," died Feb. 1. He was 60.Rudy Boesch, one of the first contestants to ever appear on “Survivor,” died November 1. He was 91.Canadian-American writer Bernard Slade, who was best known for creating the TV series "The Partridge Family", died October 30.