Dr. Robert N. Butler

The Pulitzer Prize-winning pioneer in the study of aging founded the National Institute on Aging and the first department of geriatrics at a U.S. medical school. He was also "a moral voice who insisted that society value our elders." He was 83. Full obituary Notable deaths of 2010 Notable film and television deaths of 2010 Notable sports deaths of 2010 Notable political deaths of 2010
International Longevity Center -- USA
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