David B. Frohnmayer

American politician and academic

Dave Frohnmayer (July 9, 1940 – March 9, 2015) was an American attorney, politician, and university administrator from Oregon. He was the 15th president of the University of Oregon (UO), serving from 1994 to 2009.

David B. Frohnmayer
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Frohnmayer in 2009
Attorney General of Oregon
In office
January 5, 1981 – December 31, 1991
Preceded byJames M. Brown
Succeeded byCharles S. Crookham
President of the University of Oregon
In office
July 1, 1994 – June 30, 2009
Preceded byMyles Brand
Succeeded byRichard W. Lariviere
Personal details
BornJuly 9, 1940
Medford, Oregon
DiedMarch 9, 2015(2015-03-09) (aged 74)
Eugene, Oregon
Political partyRepublican
ProfessionAttorney

On March 9, 2015, Frohnmayer died of prostate cancer in Eugene, Oregon, aged 74.[1]

Further readingEdit

  • "UO's Frohnmayer bows out", The Oregonian, April 30, 2008, by Bill Graves and Janie Har.
  • "Frohnmayer: UO report card", The Oregonian, April 30, 2008, by Betsy Hammond and Jeff Smith.
  • [AP] "Frohnmayer to retire from University of Oregon", The Oregonian, April 29, 2008, by Julia Silverman.
  • [Opinion] "Frohnmayer serves University of Oregon well", Statesman Journal, April 30, 2008.
  • "UO's Frohnmayer to retire in 2009", The Register-Guard; by Greg Bolt; April 30, 2008.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Former Ore. AG, UO president Dave Frohnmayer dies". KGW. March 10, 2015.

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