Warren M. Anderson


Age: 92

Summary: businessman who ascended to the top as chairman and chief executive officer of the Union Carbide Corp., where he grappled with the ravages of a poisonous gas leak at the company's plant in Bhopal, India in 1984 that killed thousands of people in one of history's most lethal industrial accidents, in which Union Carbide paid $470 million to the Indian government in 1989 to settle litigation stemming from the disaster.

Cause of Death: Natural causes

Born: November 29, 1921

Died: September 29, 2014

Vero Beach, Florida