Lolita Lebron



Age: 90


Summary: Puerto Rican independence activist who spent 25 years in prison for participating in a gun attack on the U.S. House of Representatives on March 1, 1954, in which no one was killed in the attack but five U.S. representatives were wounded, including one congressman shot in the chest.



Cause of Death: Complications from a cardiorespiratory infection


Born: November 19, 1919


Died: August 1, 2010


Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico