Death of Donald F. Hornig

March 17, 1920 - January 21, 2013
Providence, Rhode Island | Age 92

Ex-Brown President dies
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MICHELLE R. SMITH, The Associated Press

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Donald F. Hornig, a scientist who served as a key figure on the Manhattan Project, an adviser to three U.S. presidents and president of Brown University, has died. He was 92.

Hornig died Monday, his son, Chris Hornig, told The Associated Press on Wednesday. He had lived in Providence with his wife for the past several years and suffered from Alzheimer's disease.

Horning, a Harvard-trained physical...

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