Leslie Cochran

 

 

Age: 60

 

Summary: cross-dressing peace activist and street personality who became a fixture on the Austin, Texas scene for more than two decades and was known as the man who personified "Keep Austin Weird" slogan as an outspoken advocate for the rights of the city's homeless.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from head injuries suffered in a 2009 assault

 

Born: June 24, 1951

 

Died: March 8, 2012

 

Location: Austin, Texas