Dushan ‘Dude’ Angius, AIDS crusader whose story helped inspire ‘Philadelphia,’ dies at 88

Robin Young (wearing headphones) poses for a picture with Los Altos Rotary Club members at the 25th anniversary celebration of the Los Altos Rotary AIDS Project. (Courtesy)

Dushan “Dude” Angius died Jan. 7 after a long illness. He was 88. (Shelly Bowers / Shelly Bowers)

At a time when the nation still spoke in hushed tones about AIDS, Dushan Angius tossed such worries aside and stood up before his fellow Rotarians and told them that his son had the disease. Read More

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