Robert Heard




Age: 84


Summary: one-time Associated Press reporter in the 1960's who was among one of more than 30 people wounded in sniper Charles Whitman's bloody rampage from the top of the University of Texas Tower on August 1, 1966 as 16 others died from their injuries.



Cause of Death: Complications from surgery for a broken hip


Born: April 10, 1930


Died: April 15, 2014


Location: Austin, Texas