Sonia Pierre

 

 

Age: 48

 

Summary: human rights activist who fought discrimination against poor Dominicans of Haitian descent and won the 2006 Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award for this work.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: 1963

 

Died: December 4, 2011

 

Location: Villa Altagracia, Dominican Republic