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  • Leonore Annenberg dies at 91; philanthropist, widow of publishing magnate

    Leonore Annenberg dies at 91; philanthropist, widow of publishing magnate
    Leonore Annenberg, a major patron of the arts, science and education who was the billionaire widow of publishing magnate Walter Annenberg, has died. She was 91. Annenberg, who served briefly as President Reagan's chief of protocol, died early Thursday of...
  • Jane O'Brien Dart dies at 90; actress and her husband were in Reagan's inner circle

    Jane O'Brien Dart dies at 90; actress and her husband were in Reagan's inner circle
    Jane O'Brien Dart, an actress who gave up her career to marry Justin Dart, the kingmaker who helped persuade Ronald Reagan to enter politics, has died. She was 90. Dart, who was also an arts patron and philanthropist, died Wednesday at her home in Pebble...
  • Kurt Niklas dies at 83; Beverly Hills restaurateur

    Kurt Niklas dies at 83; Beverly Hills restaurateur
    Kurt Niklas, whose Beverly Hills restaurants, the Bistro and the Bistro Garden, catered for decades to a high-powered crowd thick with denizens of the film industry and high society, has died. He was 83. Niklas died Tuesday at Cedars- Sinai Medical...
  • Tom Runyon dies at 89; fiction writer and actor shared name with Hollywood Hills canyon

    Tom Runyon dies at 89; fiction writer and actor shared name with Hollywood Hills canyon
    Tom Runyon, who shared his family name with a Hollywood Hills canyon and his simple fare at his rough-hewn roadhouse on Mulholland Highway with the famous and famously interesting, has died. He was 89. Runyon, a fiction writer and occasional actor,...
  • Jane Weinberger dies at 91; author, publisher and wife of Defense secretary

    Jane Weinberger dies at 91; author, publisher and wife of Defense secretary
    Jane Dalton Weinberger, who coaxed her husband, Caspar W. Weinberger, into politics and was a loyal Washington wife during three Republican administrations before she began to write and publish children's books, died Sunday at a nursing facility in Bar...
  • Jody Powell dies at 65; press secretary to President Carter

    Jody Powell dies at 65; press secretary to President Carter
    Jody Powell, who was White House press secretary and among the closest and most trusted advisors to President Carter, died Monday of a heart attack. He was 65. Powell, a member of the so-called Georgia Mafia that descended on Washington after Carter...
  • William A. Wilson dies at 95; first U.S. ambassador to the Vatican

    William A. Wilson dies at 95; first U.S. ambassador to the Vatican
    William A. Wilson, a Los Angeles businessman and a member of President Reagan's "kitchen cabinet" who was appointed the first U.S. ambassador to the Vatican, has died. He was 95. Wilson died early Saturday in Carmel Valley, Calif., where he had a home,...
  • They're first ladies of fashion too

    They're first ladies of fashion too
    On Tuesday night, we will become a nation of fashion critics, crowding around TV screens to see what glittering gown Michelle Obama will wear to the 10 official inaugural balls she's expected to attend. Will it be over-the-top or quietly chic, sexy or...
  • 'Oprah' captures a complex personality and life

    'Oprah' captures a complex personality and life
    In the 24 years she's been the queen of TV talk shows, Oprah Winfrey has tackled every conceivable subject. Whether a transgender male giving birth or teachers sleeping with their students, nothing is too outrageous for "The Oprah Winfrey Show" and its...
  • READY TO SCHOOL YOU

    READY TO SCHOOL YOU
    THEY say there isn't a rivalry. There are more than a dozen schools in L.A. County that teach fashion design, but Otis and FIDM, as the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising is known, are the biggest and the best. Both have main campuses...
  • THE CARDINALI TOUCH

    THE CARDINALI TOUCH
    IT was a dream date for any fashion designer, caught by Vogue magazine, on this upbeat day in 1971. Marilyn Lewis makes an adjustment to the beaded blue detailing on a lamé gown before the formal shoot begins. The floral chiffon with ruffles was already a...