R. Budd Dwyer

R. Dwyer
1939 - 1987

R. Budd Dwyer  American Politician


Robert Budd Dwyer (November 21, 1939 – January 22, 1987) was an American politician in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He served from 1971 to 1981 as a Republican member of the Pennsylvania State Senate representing the state's 50th district. He se...

First Name R
Middle Name Budd
Last Name Dwyer
Full Name at Birth Robert `Budd` Dwyer
Alternative Name Budd Dwyer
Age 47 (age at death) years
Birthday 21st November, 1939
Birthplace St. Charles, Missouri
Died 22nd January, 1987
Place of Death Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Cause of Death shooting himself in the mouth with a revolver
Build Large
Hair Color Bald
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Allegheny College, Meadville, Pennsylvania
Occupation Politician
Claim to Fame Republican PA state treasurer who committed suicide during a televised press conference
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