Myriam Merlet



Age: 52


Summary: Haitian political activist and feminist who helped draw international attention to the use of rape culture as a political weapon and became instrumental in bringing The Vagina Monologues to Haiti in 2001, but who most recently served as Chief of the Staff of Haitian Ministry of Women's Affairs.



Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake


Born: circa 1957


Died: January 12, 2010


Location: Port-au-Prince, Haiti