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Frances Allen, a computer scientist known for her work on compiling, dies at the age of 88

Frances Allen, whose work on computer compilation helped lay a foundation for much of modern computer programming, died on August 4th, her 88th birthday. She was the first woman to win the Turing Award and the first female IBM scholar. Everyone was determined to make the tedious compilation process – converting software programs to ones and zeros – more efficient. …

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Lorenzo Soria, president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, died at the age of 68

Lorenzo Soria, president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, has died. He was 68 years old. Soria died peacefully in his Los Angeles home on Friday, the association said in a statement praising his “generosity, passion” and his sense of humor. According to The Hollywood Reporter (THR), Soria had battled lung cancer. GOLDEN GLOBES 2021 CEREMONY SET UP BY CORONAVIRUS …

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Celebrated New York newspaper columnist Pete Hamill dies at age 85 of US news

Pete Hamill, the self-taught streetwise newspaper columnist, whose love affair with New York inspired a colorful and uniquely influential journalistic career and produced several fiction and non-fiction books, died on Wednesday morning. He was 85 years old. Hamill died of heart and kidney failure in a Brooklyn hospital, his brother Denis confirmed in an email. “Pete was really one of …

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John Hume: Nobel Peace Prize winner dies at the age of 83

Image rights Pacemaker Image description John Hume played a key role in brokering the 1994 IRA armistice Nobel Peace Prize laureate and prominent Northern Irish politician John Hume died at the age of 83. He died after a long illness in a nursing home in Londonderry. He has been one of Northern Ireland’s best-known politicians for more than 30 years …

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The beloved super fan Mo Gaba dies at the age of 14

The beloved sports super fan Mo Gaba dies at the age of 14 Updated: 9:41 p.m. EDT July 28, 2020 Mo Gaba, a beloved Baltimore sports fan, died on Tuesday night at the age of 14. Mo became an inspiration to so many with his strong, brave spirit in the fight against cancer. He was loved and celebrated by many …

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GLOW Wrestlings ‘Sally the Farmer’s Daughter’ is dead at the age of 55 after the cancer battle

Exclusive details Ex-pro wrestler Beckie Mullen – known as GLOW’s Sally The Farmer’s Daughter – passed away after a long battle with cancer, TMZ Sports has confirmed with several family members. We talked to Beckie’s daughter, Brittani Rabaywho tells us: “Mommy had stage 4 kidney, colon and liver cancer.” Mullen was diagnosed in October and was told that she didn’t …

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