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Paul Gagnon, 80, historian, UMass-Boston founding dean

By Theresa C. Sanchez
Globe Correspondent / May 6, 2005

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Paul A. Gagnon, a French historian and the founding dean of arts and sciences at the University of Massachusetts at Boston, died April 28 in his Cambridge home. He was 80 and had been suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease for the past year. (Full article: 833 words)

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