Steven Browning Sample


Age: 75

educator and the 10th president of the University of Southern California who served for 19 years during which the school rose to international prominence when the number of endowed chairs and professorships rose from 152 to 403 and faculty member George Olah won the school's first Nobel Prize in 1994 for his work in chemistry under his presidency from 1991 to 2010, and who also promoted the school's overseas outreach, especially in Asia where he opened international offices and developed closer ties to the local community, including a program that aimed to prepare low-income students to apply to the university.

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

Born: November 29, 1940

Died: March 29, 2016

Los Angeles, California