Originally published on Mon February 11, 2013 4:28 pm
Robert Siegel talks with Sylvia Saadati about her father, Jim Muri, a hero pilot at the Battle of Midway. Muri earlier this month at the age of 93.
The Chinese table tennis player who was instrumental in the pingpong diplomacy that paved the way for President Nixon's groundbreaking visit to China has died. Zhuang Zedong was 73.
Here's more from the BBC about the 1971 incident that led to pingpong diplomacy: