WESTCHESTER, N.Y. Jan. 19, 2011 Howardashman.com Howard Ashman
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"To our friend Howard, who gave a mermaid her voice and a beast his soul. He will be forever missed."
Ashman, whose papers have been donated to the Music Division of the Library of Congress, died of AIDS in 1991 at the age of 40.
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