By Leah Greenblatt
Updated March 11, 2010 at 05:24 PM EST

John Tiffin, a producer at 60 Minutes for over four decades, passed away March 4 at his home in Rusper, England; he was 80 years old.

CBS News reports that Tiffin, who collaborated primarily with Morley Safer, co-created memorable segments on subjects ranging from Auschwitz to the national obsession with tango dancing in Finland. He won many awards for his work, including three Emmys.