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Rev. Billy Graham, known as 'America's Pastor,' dies at 99
February 21, 2018
MONTREAT, N.C. — The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counsellor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, died Wednesday. He was 99.
Graham, who long suffered from cancer,...
French jazz violinist Didier Lockwood dies suddenly at 62
February 19, 2018
PARIS — French jazz violinist Didier Lockwood, whose eclectic career spanned more than four decades and the world's most prestigious festivals and concert halls, has died. He was 62.
Lockwood's agent, Christophe Deghelt, said in a statement on Twitter that Lockwood died suddenly...