Summary: former embassy official and suspected CIA agent who was among one of 52 American hostages held captive by Iranian militants for 444 days at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, Iran during the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis despite his escape attempts on three occasions as he was allegedly beaten and kept in solitary confinement for most of the time he was held.
Cause of Death: Car accident caused by a drunk driver
Born: October 29, 1938
Died: April 7, 2002
Location: Stoughton, Massachusetts