he Red Sox say he died at the age of 64 after a struggle with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease.
His research helped lead to a sensitive television camera tube that captured low-light lunar action during the 1969 moon landing and U.S. astronaut Neil Armstrong’s historic first steps.
“She was a wonderful human being — caring, giving, a great feminist, great woman, great human being, great humanitarian,” Sasson, a jewelry designer, told The Associated Press.
“He has always seen himself as a representative of a kind of philosophy that gets short shrift in many analytic departments: one that is as happy talking about love, or film, or opera as it is talking about mathematics or experimental psychology or quantum mechanics,” Holton said.
She came to prominence after appearing in the 1935 classic “Mutiny on the Bounty,” a film that would be remade decades later starring Brando. Castaneda was also known for roles in “Flying Down to Rio” alongside Fred Astaire, “Paradise Isle” and “Captain Calamity.”
“He was the last French actor from the Hollywoood golden era,” said Minne, who is working on a book and documentary about Jourdan. “Louis was very proud of his career in America.”
“When you look at your obit, it sort of reminds you how close you came to being dead,” he said.
“I felt absolutely helpless as I watched the attack,” Langdell told The Associated Press on the 56th anniversary of the attack that drew the United States into World War II. “If I had been aboard, I would have been killed in that No. 2 (gun) turret. That was the one that blew up. It was my luck to be assigned off the ship that day.”
“She sang. She danced. She was funny. She was a straight man,” Hayes said. “My mom was a really charming, gracious woman until the last day.”