Alfred Dennis Sieminski, 78, a decorated veteran who won election to Congress while he was fighting in the Korean War, died Thursday. Mr. Sieminski, a Jersey City, N.J., Democrat, served in the House from 1951 to 1959. He earned a degree in political science in 1934 from Princeton University, where he was a member of a crew team that raced in the Henley Regatta in England. He also studied at Hamburg University in Germany, the University of Warsaw and Harvard Law School. Mr. Sieminski enlisted in the Army as a private in 1941. After serving in Korea, he was discharged into the reserve as a lieutenant colonel. He received the Legion of Merit and the Bronze Star. At the time of his death he resided in Vienna, Va.
Harold M. Proshansky, 70, an environmental psychologist and president of the Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York, died of lymphoma Thursday at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan. Mr. Proshansky presided over the Graduate School and University Center for 18 years, beginning in 1972 as acting president.
Stanley Green, 67, a historian of the American musical theater and movies, died of complications from leukemia Wednesday at Caledonian Hospital in Brooklyn, N.Y. Mr. Green wrote 10 books, lectured, and produced more than 100 record albums. Among his books are "The World of Musical Comedy" and "Encyclopedia of the Musical Theater."