Marcel Ravidat,72, who as an adventurous teen-ager helpe...

DEATHS ELSEWHERE

March 31, 1995

Marcel Ravidat,72, who as an adventurous teen-ager helpe discover the Lascaux cave paintings, died of a heart attack Wednesday in his home village of Montignac, France. In 1940, as a 17-year-old he and three other teen-agers discovered the caves near his home in southwestern France. The caves are adorned with 600 paintings and 1,500 engravings from about 15,000 B.C., providing a glimpse of the culture of Stone Age humans.

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