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DeadBorn: 4/18/1924 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Cause of death: complications from surgery
Full name: Henry John Hyde
Noted For: U.S. Congressman (R-IL, 1975-2007). Author of the Hyde Amendment (1977), which restricted federal funding for abortions. As chairman of the House Judiciary Committe (1995-2001), led impeachment proceedings against President Clinton. Awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom (2007).
Also see this person's photo entry in our Dead or Alive Data Base.