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Tony Roma 2003 Deaths

Tony RomaAge: 78 restaurateur who turned his Florida barbecue establishment into an international chain of rib restaurants. Died: Hemet, Calif., June 13, 2003Fred RogersR - ZBu…

Frank Keating, 2003 News

former governor of Oklahoma, resigned in June as chairman of the National Review Board, a panel appointed by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops to make sure churches are …

Bernard Williams 2003 Deaths

Bernard WilliamsAge: 73 one of the 20th century's most brilliant philosophers, Williams was best known for his influential critiques of both Kant and utilitarianism and for de…

George Axelrod 2003 Deaths

George AxelrodAge: 81 screenwriter whose saucy scripts, including The Seven Year Itch, Breakfast at Tiffany's, and The Manchurian Candidate, satirized the morals of the 1950s a…

Larry Doby 2003 Deaths

Larry DobyAge: 79 Hall of Fame baseball player who, in 1947, became the first black player in the American League. He joined the Cleveland Indians just 11 weeks after Jackie Ro…

Robert Good 2003 Deaths

Robert GoodAge: 81 a founder of modern immunology who, in 1968, performed the world's first successful bone marrow transplant. Good's research identified the importance of the …

Doug Michels 2003 Deaths

Doug MichelsAge: 59 avant-garde artist and architect who, with Chip Lord, created Ant Farm, an “underground” architectural firm. The group created “Cadillac Ranch,” an installa…

Leon Uris 2003 Deaths

Leon UrisAge: 78 novelist whose fictional account of the creation of modern Israel, 1958's Exodus, became one of the all-time top bestsellers. He often wrote about war, and his…

Felix de Weldon 2003 Deaths

Felix de WeldonAge: 96 sculptor who created the Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Va., which depicts marines raising the flag on Iwo Jima. Weldon crafted more than 2,000 …

Katharine Hepburn 2003 Deaths

Katharine HepburnAge: 96 independent, sophisticated film, stage, and television actress whose career spanned nearly 70 years. Spencer Tracy was Hepburn's leading man and romant…