Mohi Sobhani

 

 

Age: 70

 

Summary: Iranian American engineer who had been among a group of 52 American hostages held captive by Iranian militants at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, Iran during the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis despite that he was not part of the diplomatic corps at the time, but who was released about two weeks after President Ronald Reagan's inauguration ceremony in 1981 and was barred from leaving the country.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart failure

 

Born: March 12, 1935

 

Died: July 13, 2005

 

Location: Los Angeles, California