Andrew Kohut


Age: 73

Summary: political scientist and president of The Gallup Organization from 1979 to 1989 who was also a founding director of the Princeton Survey Research Associates and later helped to start the Washington-based Pew Research Center, a "fact tank" that runs independent surveys of U.S. public opinion on politics, public policy, and the press.

Cause of Death: Chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Born: September 2, 1942

Died: September 8, 2015

Baltimore, Maryland