Andrew Brimmer

 

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: longest-serving board member and chairman at Tuskegee University since 1965 when he retired in 2010 who was also the first black person to serve on the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System since its founding in 1913.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

 

Born: September 13, 1926

 

Died: October 7, 2012

 

Location: Washington, D.C.