Richard Mellon Scaife




Age: 82


Summary: newspaper publisher and billionaire heir to the Mellon banking and oil fortune who had funded libertarian and conservative causes and various projects to discredit President Bill Clinton, and who was also the grand-nephew of Andrew Mellon, a banker and secretary of the Treasury involved with some of the biggest industrial companies of the early 20th century.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: July 3, 1932


Died: July 4, 2014


Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania