Summary: co-founder of the world-renowned San Diego aquarium and marine show SeaWorld that is home to Shamu the killer whale who was SeaWorld's chairman for two decades and oversaw new SeaWorld park openings in Ohio and Florida, who also founded the Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute in 1963 and was known as the "Walt Disney of the Sea."
Cause of Death: Cancer
Born: September 26, 1922
Died: May 24, 2002
Location: Newport Beach, California