Charles Dean


Charles "Charlie" Dean was the brother of Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean, Democracy for America Chairman Jim Dean and political activist Bill Dean. In 1974, Charlie, who had been traveling through southeast Asia at the time, was captured and killed by Pathet Lao guerrillas. His death and the subsequent repatriation of his remains to the United States have been the subject of speculation and controversy.… Read More

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Born in 1974.


2000 26 Years Old In 2000, through accounts given by people who had seen the two young men killed, the site where Charlie and Neal were believed to have been buried was located. … Read More


2004 30 Years Old In May 2004, Charles Dean’s remains were buried with his three brothers and his mother in attendance. … Read More
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