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  • Saturday Jul 23 | via The Washington Post 

    Fred Ward, photographer of presidents, pop stars, ge...

    Fred Ward, a longtime Washington photographer who captured memorable images of the funeral of President John F. Kennedy and the Beatles' first American concert and who traveled the world on assignment for National Geographic magazine, died July 19 at his home in Malibu, Calif. He was 81. On his first day in Washington in 1962, Mr. Ward parked his Volkswagen van in the White House driveway, bounded inside and picked up his credentials as a photographer for the Black Star photo agency.