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County: Nassau

John Wilmerding

John Wilmerding (1938-2024) Professor, curator, author. John Wilmerding was born in Boston, Massachusetts, and died in Manhattan, New York. As a child he lived in Old Westbury, New York, and as an adult he lived in Manhattan, New York.

Adele Faber

Adele Faber (1928-2024) Author. Adele Faber was born in the Bronx, New York, and died in White Plains, New York.

Martin Greenfield

Martin Greenfield (1928-2024) Tailor, memoirist. Martin Greenfield was born in Pavlovo, Ukraine, and died in Manhasset, New York.

Iris Apfel

Iris Apfel (1921-2024) Interior designer, author. Iris Apfel was born in Queens, New York, and died in Palm Beach, Florida.

Brooke Ellison

Brooke Ellison (1978-2024) Academic, author. Brooke Ellison was born in Rockville Centre, New York, and died in Stony Brook, New York. She taught at Stony Brook University.

David Kahn

David Kahn (1930-2024) Historian, journalist, author. David Kahn was born in Manhattan, New York, and died in the Bronx, New York.

Don Murray

Don Murray (1929-2024) Actor, screenwriter. Don Murray was born in Hollywood, California, and died near Santa Barbara, California.  He lived in East Rockaway on Long Island, New York, for a time.

Larry Fink

(1941-2023) Photographer, author. Larry Fink was born in Brooklyn, New York, and died in Martins Creek, Pennsylvania.

Guy Stern

(1922-2023) Scholar, author. Guy Stern was born in Hildesheim, Germany, and died in West Bloomfield, Michigan. He studied at Hofstra College and Columbia University and wrote a memoir.

Michael Cimino

(1939-2016) Screenwriter, author. Michael Cimino was born in New York City and died in Los Angeles, California.