William Parson

 

 

 

Age: 89

 

Summary: globe-trotting doctor who was chairman of the University of Virginia's department of internal medicine at age 35, moved to Uganda eventually becoming Idi Amin's personal physician, where he was eventually jailed and escaped, and then worked in various capacities in Indonesia, Zaire, Taiwan, China and Papua New Guinea (and the U.S.).

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: October 19, 1913

 

Died: November 25, 2002

 

Location: Seattle, Washington