Posts Tagged: Berlin

Convicted Nazi death camp guard John Demjanjuk, 91, dies in German nursing home

BERLIN – John Demjanjuk died Saturday in Germany, ending nearly 35 years of legal battles with officials in three countries who claimed he was a Nazi death camp guard. The man who became a symbol of the Holocaust’s collaborators to

Convicted Nazi death camp guard John Demjanjuk, 91, dies in German nursing home

BERLIN – John Demjanjuk died Saturday in Germany, ending nearly 35 years of legal battles with officials in three countries who claimed he was a Nazi death camp guard. The man who became a symbol of the Holocaust’s collaborators to

First person: Firesign Theatre remembers co-founder Peter Bergman, 72, for his witty irreverence

We are sad to report that Peter Bergman passed away in the early morning hours of Friday March 9, 2012 due to complications from leukemia. We will have more details as they become available. Peter Bergman was born in Cleveland,

First person: Firesign Theatre remembers co-founder Peter Bergman, 72, for his witty irreverence

We are sad to report that Peter Bergman passed away in the early morning hours of Friday March 9, 2012 due to complications from leukemia. We will have more details as they become available. Peter Bergman was born in Cleveland,

Turning ‘pitiful’ into ‘beautiful,’ Los Angeles artist Mike Kelley used the tension of the tawdry

SOUTH PASADENA, Calif. – Mike Kelley, an influential Los Angeles artist whose physically messy and psychologically complex projects laid the groundwork for present-day installation art, has died. He was 57. He was found dead Tuesday evening at his home in

Turning ‘pitiful’ into ‘beautiful,’ Los Angeles artist Mike Kelley used the tension of the tawdry

SOUTH PASADENA, Calif. – Mike Kelley, an influential Los Angeles artist whose physically messy and psychologically complex projects laid the groundwork for present-day installation art, has died. He was 57. He was found dead Tuesday evening at his home in

Danish swimmer Ragnhild Hveger’s legendary career interrupted by World War II

COPENHAGEN, Denmark- Legendary Danish swimmer Ragnhild Hveger has passed away at the age of 90, according to the Washington Post. Hveger, who set world records on 44 different occasions, earned an Olympic silver medal in the women’s 400 freestyle event

Danish swimmer Ragnhild Hveger’s legendary career interrupted by World War II

COPENHAGEN, Denmark- Legendary Danish swimmer Ragnhild Hveger has passed away at the age of 90, according to the Washington Post. Hveger, who set world records on 44 different occasions, earned an Olympic silver medal in the women’s 400 freestyle event