Summary: civil rights pioneer and one of the original nine black students who integrated Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1957 in the U.S.'s first major battle over school desegregation, who later served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam and was an accountant with the U.S. Department of Defense.
Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer
Born: September 19, 1942
Died: September 5, 2010
Location: Columbus, Ohio