David A. Woodward


Age: 61

map historian and professor of geography at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who co-founded the award-winning six-volume History of Cartography reference work, which presented a comprehensive history of mapmaking and focused on using maps as cultural tools.

Cause of Death: Bile duct cancer and diabetes

Born: August 29, 1942

Died: August 25, 2004

Madison, Wisconsin