Shulamith Firestone

 

 

Age: 67

 

Summary: widely-quoted feminist writer who published her first book The Dialect of Sex at age 25 only to withdraw into isolation and mental illness, but who was reportedly hospitalized with schizophrenia in the 1980's.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: January 7, 1945

 

Died: August 28, 2012

 

Location: New York City, New York