Anne Buttimer


Age: 78

Irish geographer and president of the International Geographical Union from 2000 to 2004 who was emeritus professor of geography at University College Dublin and became the first geographer to be vice-president of Academia Europaea in 2012.

Cause of Death: Endometrial cancer

Born: October 31, 1938

Died: July 15, 2017

Dublin, Ireland