Thomas S. Foley
Summary: former speaker of the U.S. House of Representative from Washington State who became the first speaker to have failed to win re-election in his home district since the Civil War, but who had also lost his seat as a Democrat in the "Republican Revolution" of 1994.
Cause of Death: Complications from a stroke
Born: March 6, 1929
Died: October 18, 2013
Location: Washington, D.C.