Joseph Kopechne

 

 

Age: 90

 

Summary: father of Mary Jo Kopechne, the young woman who was a passenger in a car driven by Sen. Edward Kennedy and who drowned after the car ran off a bridge into a pond on Chappaquick Island, Massachusetts on July 19, 1969 in one of the most notorious scandals to plague the Kennedy family.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: April 25, 1913

 

Died: December 24, 2003

 

Location: East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania