12.28.12 2:07 AM ET
R.I.P. Gen. Schwarzkopf
Retired U.S. Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, the man who led the U.S. command in the first Gulf War, died Thursday at the age of 78. Three months before his retirement in 1991, Schwarzkopf told soon-to-be soldiers about the importance of protecting the nation—and the importance of dedication to the U.S.