Dodge, David S.

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Dodge, David S. Gender: M
David Stuart Dodge
born on 17 November 1922 at 20:30 (= 8:30 PM )
Place Beirut, Lebanon, 33n53, 35e30
Timezone EET h2e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
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American politician and educational administrator who was the Vice-President for Administration (1979–1983), Acting President (1981–1982) and President (1996–1997) of the American University of Beirut (AUB).

On 19 July 1982, Dodge was abducted from the AUB campus by pro-Iranian Shiite Muslim extremists, flown to a prison near Tehran, and held until his release exactly one year later.

David S. Dodge married twice and had four children with his first wife. He retired to Princeton where he died of cancer on 20 January 2009 at age 86.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Crime : Kidnap Victimization 19 July 1982 (Abducted by pro-Iranian Shiite Muslim extremists)
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  • Misc. : Released from waiting 19 July 1983 (Released by pro-Iranian Shiite Muslim extremists)
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Source Notes

U.S. Consular Report of Birth in hand from Sy Scholfield, copy on file; he was born at "American University Hospital, Beirut."


  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (BA, MA)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Terminal)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Two)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Four)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Lebanon)
  • Passions : Criminal Victim : Kidnapping victim (Survivor)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Cancer)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 86)
  • Vocation : Education : Administrator
  • Notable : Famous : Newsmaker (Held hostage for a year)