Paul Tate


Age: 82

retired U.S. Army intelligence officer and father of murdered screen actress Sharon Tate who had launched his own investigation into his daughter's grisly murder by the followers of Charles Manson in 1969 because he felt the police were too slow in finding her killers.

Cause of Death: Congestive heart failure

Born: June 23, 1922

Died: May 18, 2005

Coupeville, Washington