Milestones: Nov. 8, 1982

MARRIED. Nancy Lopez, 25, golf pro who is eighth in money earned on the women's tour this year, and Ray Knight, 29, flashy infielder for the Houston Astros; both for the second time; in Pelham, Ga.

DIED. Thomas Thompson, 49, author of nonfiction blockbusters (Blood and Money, Serpentine) and, this year, a bestselling first novel (Celebrity); of liver cancer; in Los Angeles. As a reporter and entertainment editor for LIFE in the 1960s, Thompson developed a hunger for details and an acquaintance with the glamorous, a combination that he cannily adapted to books by...

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