Jim Cantalupo

 

 

Age: 60

 

Summary: chairman and chief executive officer of the world's largest food chain McDonald's who took the reigns in January 2003 and is credited with spearheading McDonald's turnaround in service, quality and sales, leading to stock price that has nearly doubled during his tenure, and who prior to becoming CEO had worked for the company for over 30 years.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: November 14, 1943

 

Died: April 19, 2004

 

Location: Orlando, Florida