Deaths Elsewhere

Deaths of note from around the world:

Paul Gibson, 86: Lawyer and vice president of American Airlines who in 1974 became New York City’s first black deputy mayor. Died on Friday at his home in Jamaica, Queens.

On Kawara, 81: Conceptual artist who recorded the passage of time as factually and self-effacingly as art would allow: by painting the date on a monochromatic canvas. Died in late June in New York City.

Arthur Walker, 79: Conspirator in one of the biggest U.S. spy cases since World War II who sold secret Navy files to the Soviets. Died July 5 in a federal prison in Butner, North Carolina.

Jack Tocco, 87: Reputed Detroit mob boss who was convicted of racketeering in 1998 in a federal crackdown. Died Monday in Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan.

— From wire reports