Sunny von Bulow Dies at age 72

Sunny Von Bulow - September 1, 1932 – December 6, 2008

Sunny von Bülow, was an American heiress, socialite, and philanthropist. When she was 48 she was taken to a hospital and diagnosed with brain damage where she stayed in a coma until her recent death.

Her ex-husband was accused of trying to kill her by injecting insulin into her twice. Claus von Bulow was at first convicted in 1982, but was then cleared on appeal, and later acquitted at a 2nd trial in 1985.