A chronology of those who died in 2013

AUGUST Aug 5 — John “Sandy” Woodward, 81, the admiral led the Royal Navy task force during the 1982 Falklands war, in Sussex, England. No ca…

A chronology of those who died in 2013

JUNE June 1 Alixa Naff, 93 an early and pioneering historian who documented the lives of the first Arab-American immigrants a century ago, i…

A chronology of those who died in 2013

APRIL April 1 — Barbara Piasecka Johnson, 76, a Polish farmer’s daughter who emigrated to the United States, a maid who worked for a wealthy…

A chronology of those who died in 2013

March 2 — Armando Trovajoli, 95, an Italian who composed music for some 300 films and whose lush and playful serenade to Rome is a much-requ…

A chronology of those who died in 2013

Feb. 1 — Ed Koch, 88, a mayor who with a combination of boldness and humor steered New York back from the brink of financial ruin and infuse…