Summary: Connecticut state legislator and lawmaker serving in the Connecticut House of Representative from Stratford, Connecticut as a Republican since 1990 who had insisted that a Connecticut aviator in 1901 was the first to fly and won legislation in 2013 declaring that Gustave Whitehead of Bridgeport beat the Wright brothers by two years.
Cause of Death: Cancer
Born: April 19, 1936
Died: June 1, 2014
Location: Hartford, Connecticut