Vic Atiyeh

 

 

 

Age: 91

 

Summary: the last Republican governor of Oregon who had shepherd the state through a deep recession during two terms in the 1980's when he was elected governor on a platform of cutting taxes, and who wound up raising taxes but was also remembered for cutting his own salary as governor three times to help balance the budget.

 

 

Cause of Death: Renal failure

 

Born: February 20, 1923

 

Died: July 20, 2014

 

Location: Portland, Oregon