One of the good guys.
Now here's something interesting: Haaretz has the story under the headline (at least on the Google page), Legendary Jewish American actor Paul Newman dies aged 83. I don't think I ever knew he was Jewish.
Oh, funny. His mother was Catholic, his father Jewish. He considered himself Jewish, he said, because it was "more of a challenge." (From this 11-page TIME article on Newman from December, 2006.)
A tribute over at Newman's Own.
And an interview. "Couple hundred million I guess."
And another, regarding Newman's Own specifically: