Sir Donald Maclean

 

 

Age: 79

 

Summary: president and chairman of the Scottish Conservative Party who survived the IRA's bombing of the Grand Hotel in Brighton, England during the 1984 Conservative Party conference despite the device that was intended for Margaret Thatcher had been planted in his bathroom and whose wife Muriel also survived the explosion but died from her injuries five weeks later.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: August 13, 1930

 

Died:  May 1, 2010

 

Location: Ayrshire, Scotland