DIED For three decades, Nelly Sindayen, 59, was TIME's irreplaceable stringer in the Philippines, guiding the magazine's correspondents through the fluid, often dangerous politics of her tumultuous homeland. Sindayen's reporting enriched TIME's coverage of an era of great heroes and villains, from the fall of the Marcos dynasty to the rise of Corazon Aquino and the democracy's struggle to survive coup attempt after coup attempt.

• "I'm gay," Jack Wrangler, 62, an iconic '70s porn star who nonetheless appeared in films with men and women, would insist. His crossover work was less of an enigma than his marriage to female singer...

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