Bruce Bolt


Age: 75

Summary: earthquake expert and director of the University of California seismographic stations for 28 years who had traveled the world to investigate major earthquakes and wrote two books including 1978's Earthquakes: A Primer and 1982's Earth: Evidence from Earthquakes.

Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer

Born: February 15, 1930

Died: July 21, 2005

Berkeley, California