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Peter Hunt, Who Directed the Broadway Hit ‘1776,’ Dies at 81

The musical about the founding fathers, his Broadway directorial debut, scored three Tonys. He was also a mainstay of the Williamstown Theater Festival....

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Sister Patricia McGowan, Dedicated Teacher, Dies at 80

She joined the Sisters of Charity in New York in 1956 and taught at her alma mater, the College of Mount Saint Vincent, until 2019. She died from complications of the coronavirus....

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David Toren, Who Fought to Recover Nazi-Looted Art, Dies at 94

Mr. Toren, who died of the coronavirus, was a patent lawyer who recovered a relative’s stolen painting amid a large cache of works discovered in Germany....

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Willie Levi, 73, Dies; He Escaped a Life of Servitude

He was one of a group of men with disabilities who worked for substandard wages at a turkey plant but found justice. He succumbed to the new coronavirus....

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Idris Bey, an N.Y.C. Emergency Worker, Dies at 60

Mr. Bey, who died of the coronavirus, was a popular instructor at the Fire Department’s Emergency Medical academy....

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Rishi Kapoor, Leading Man From a Bollywood Dynasty, Dies at 67

Best known as a romantic hero, he had a charm and charisma that made him one of India’s most popular actors of the 1970s and ’80s....

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R.D. Hubbard, former part owner of Hollywood Park and Los Alamitos Race Course, dies at 84

R.D. Hubbard, who once owned part of Hollywood Park and Los Alamitos Race Course, died at his home in Palm Desert on Wednesday at age 84....

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Madeline Kripke, Doyenne of Dictionaries, Is Dead at 76

A woman of many words, mostly unspoken, she amassed a lexicographic trove of some 20,000 books, much of it crammed into her Greenwich Village apartment....

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Tim Brooke-Taylor, a Mainstay of British Comedy, Dies at 79

The humor on the BBC sketch show “The Goodies,” of which he was a creator and star, was visual, anarchic and very silly. He died of the coronavirus....

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Valentina Blackhorse, Navajo Pageant Winner With Dreams, Dies at 28

She nurtured political aspirations while raising her 1-year-old daughter. Then she tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The next day she was dead....

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