Tony Mendez the ‘Argo’ Spy Who Rescued Americans in Iran Dies at 78

Tony Mendez the ‘Argo’ Spy Who Rescued Americans in Iran Dies at 78

Tony Mendez, the CIA agent portrayed by Ben Affleck in the 2012 Academy-Award winning movie “Argo,” died on Saturday, January 19, 2019. Mendez death was the result of Parkinson’s Disease which he battled for more than 10 years. He was 78 years old. Executive Director Chris Costa, from the International Spy Museum where Mendez was […]