J. Paul Getty, Jr.

 

 

Age: 70

 

Summary: American-born heir to the Getty Oil fortune who was known for a playboy lifestyle in the 1960's and whose son was kidnapped in 1973 and held ransom for five months (the ransom was only paid after part of the child's ear was cut off and sent to the family).

 

 

Cause of Death: Chest infection

 

Born: September 7, 1932

 

Died: April 17, 2003

 

Location: London, England