Clinton Suggs


Age: 61

former U.S. Navy deep sea diver who survived a 1985 airplane hijacking and was one of dozens of passengers aboard a flight from Greece to Rome in 1985 that was hijacked by Islamic extremists when the plane was flown to Beirut, where passengers were held hostage and beaten for 17 days (fellow Navy diver Robert Stethem was killed during the ordeal), but who continued his 20-year Navy career before retiring with an honorable discharge in 2000 despite the hijacking.

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

Born: February 8, 1956

Died: June 6, 2017

South Bend, Indiana