Robert Smylie



Age: 89


Summary: governor of Idaho from 1954 to 1966 and the only man elected to three consecutive terms in his state who was instrumental in the implementation of a state sales tax, the increase in the minimum wage, and the establishment of the state park system.



Cause of Death: Complications from emphysema, cancer, congestive heart failure and pneumonia


Born: October 31, 1914


Died: July 17, 2004


Location: Boise, Idaho