Ted Stevens

 

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: former U.S. Senator from Alaska considered as the longest-serving Republican in Senate history who became a longtime staunch advocate for his state and delivered scores of expensive projects to one of the nation's most sparsely populated states, including the infamous "Bridge to Nowhere."

 

 

Cause of Death: Airplane accident

 

Born: November 18, 1923

 

Died: August 10, 2010

 

Location: Dillingham, Alaska