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Helen Gurley Brown Dies at 90

Celebrated author and magazine editor Helen Gurley Brown passed away in New York City on Monday at the age of 90. The author of the 1960s tome Sex and the Single Girl, Brown also served as editor of Cosmopolitan magazine from 1965 until 1997 and is revered as a pioneer for introducing open dialogue about sex in women's magazines. 

(Photo: AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler, File)