Richard Olson




Age: 85


Summary: two-term mayor of Des Moines, Iowa  from 1972 to 1979 who was credited with ushering in downtown development during his tenure, including the creation of the city's botanical center and skywalk system.



Cause of Death: Car accident


Born: August 3, 1929


Died: August 5, 2014


Location: Dedham, Maine