Alan Cranston

Age: 86

former U.S. senator from California who championed nuclear disarmament and world peace. His career suffered irreparable harm when the Senate formally reprimanded him in 1991 for his ties to Charles Keating and the savings and loan scandal.

Died: Los Altos, Calif., Dec. 31, 2000

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