Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf

 

 

Age: 78

 

Summary: retired U.S. Army general who topped an illustrious military career by commanding the U.S.-led international coalition that drove Saddam Hussein's forces out of Kuwait in 1991 but kept a low public profile in controversies over the second Gulf War against Iraq, but who was also a much-decorated combat soldier in Vietnam and was known popularly as "Stormin' Norman" for his notoriously explosive temper.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from pneumonia

 

Born: August 22, 1934

 

Died: December 27, 2012

 

Location: Tampa, Florida