Linda Riss Pugach

 

 

Age: 75

 

Summary: New York socialite who was blinded in 1959 when her lover hired hit men to throw lye in her face and became a media sensation when she married him after he served a 14-year prison term.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart failure

 

Born: February 23, 1937

 

Died: January 22, 2013

 

Location: Queens, New York