Desert Storm general Norman Schwarzkopf has passed away at the age of 78, reports ABC. The 4-star general's cause of death has not been released. Schwarzkopf is best known for his success in driving Iraqi forces out of Kuwait in 1991 during Operation Desert Storm. His fiery temper earned him the nickname "Stormin' Norman." Also, his interviews with Katie Couric in her early years as a journalist helped her rise to fame. Schwarzkopf worked closely with then-president George...Read Full Story
Norman Schwarzkopf was commander of U.S. forces during the first Iraq conflict. He passed away in December 2012 at the age 78. See more about Norman Schwarzkopf here.