Delbert Tibbs




Age: 74


Summary: onetime seminary student at the Chicago Theological Seminary who was wrongfully convicted of a rape and murder in Florida in 1974 that he had nothing to do with (it was later found) and spent nearly three years on Death Row before the State Supreme Court reversed his convictions, vacated his death sentence, and freed him.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: June 19, 1939


Died: November 23, 2013


Location: Chicago, Illinois