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Nora Ephron poses for a photo at her home in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. Ephron, 71, essayist, author and filmmaker who thrived in the male-dominated worlds of movies and journalism and was loved, respected and feared for her wit died June 26, 2012.
Gallery: 2012 celebrity deaths
Dec. 24, 2012 @ 09:00 PM
Here are photos of some of the celebrities or other notable figures who died in 2012.