John E. du Pont



Age: 72


Summary: heir to the Du Pont chemical fortune who shot and killed an Olympic gold-medal-winning wrestler at his palatial estate outside Philadelphia in 1996, who was found guilty but mentally ill and was sentenced to 13-30 years in prison.



Cause of Death: Undisclosed illness


Born: November 22, 1938


Died: December 9, 2010


Location: Somerset, Pennsylvania