David Stuart Dodge


Age: 86


Summary: former president of the American University in Beirut who was abducted on campus by pro-Iranian Shiite Muslim extremists in 1982 during Lebanon's civil war and held until his release in Iran a year later, who was among more than 90 foreigners abducted during Lebanon's 15-year civil war.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: November 17, 1922


Died: January 20, 2009


Location: Princeton, New Jersey