January 7, 2016 6:04 AM EST

DIED

Dale Bumpers, 90, former Democratic governor and Senator from Arkansas. Shortly after retiring from the Senate, he returned to defend then President Bill Clinton with a powerful closing argument during his impeachment trial.

DIED

Vilmos Zsigmond, 85, cinematographer behind such classics as The Deer Hunter, The Black Dahlia and Close Encounters of the Third Kind, for which he won an Academy Award. His career included collaborations with Martin Scorsese and Woody Allen.

This appears in the January 18, 2016 issue of TIME.

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