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Retired Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf Dead at 78

The U.S. commander in the Gulf War served during the administration of President George H.W. Bush.

Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf

December 28, 2012

Retired Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, who topped an illustrious military career by commanding the U.S.-led international coalition that drove Saddam Hussein's forces out of Kuwait in 1991 but kept a low public profile in controversies over the second Gulf War against Iraq, died Thursday. He was 78. (AP)

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