Notable deaths of 2013 (35 images)

Remembering those who died in 2013.
Updated: Dec. 18, 2014 at 2:32 PM
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Ms. Yvonne C. Brill
Brill was a Canadian scientist best known for her development of rocket and jet propulsion technologies. She died on March27. During her career she was involved in a broad range of national space programs in the U.S., including NASA and the International Maritime Satellite Organization. President Barack Obama presented Brill with a National Medal of Technology and Innovation on October 21, 2011. UPI/Roger L. Wollenberg
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