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Three-Time US Presidential Candidate And World War II hero, Bob Dole Dies In His Sleep Aged 98

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Former Republican Senator, three time pesidential candidate and World War II hero, Bob Dole died at the age of 98 on Sunday morning, December 5, his family has revealed.

Dole served as a senator for Kansas for 27 years and was the 1996 Republican presidential nominee losing to incumbent Bill Clinton. He is survived by his wife Elizabeth, 85, and daughter Robin, 67

‘It is with heavy hearts we announce that Senator Robert Joseph Dole died early this morning in his sleep,’ the Elizabeth Dole Foundation tweeted on Sunday.

‘At his death, at age 98, he had served the United States of America faithfully for 79 years. More information coming soon.’ it added.

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