US RepresentativeDied when: 83 years 225 days (1003 months)
Star Sign: Aries
Henry John Hyde (April 18, 1924 – November 29, 2007) was an American politician who served as a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from 1975 to 2007, representing the 6th District of Illinois, an area of Chicago's northwestern suburbs.
He was Chairman of the Judiciary Committee from 1995 to 2001, and the House International Relations Committee from 2001 to 2007.He is most famous for writing the Hyde Amendment, as a vocal opponent of abortion.
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