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Norman Bluhm, 77, an abstract expressionist painter,...

Norman Bluhm, 77, an abstract expressionist painter, died Wednesday of heart failure in East Wallingford, Vt. His large-scale works that have exhibited since the 1970s were often symmetrical compositions that packed swelling forms.

Boris Manco, 56, a folk and pop singer who had great cultural influence in Turkey and became one of the country's most beloved figures, died Feb. 1 of a heart attack in Istanbul.

John J. Barone, 86, a lawyer, entrepreneur and former chairman of the Ohio State University board of trustees, died Thursday in Toledo, Ohio.

Don Dunstan, 72, a colorful Australian politican and social reformer, died Saturday of cancer in Adelaide.

Lotfi el-Khouli, 69, a prominent Egyptian writer, died Friday of pneumonia in Cairo.

Pub Date: 2/09/99

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