Dr. Henry Morgantaler



Age: 90


Summary: Polish-born Canadian abortion rights activist who helped to overturn Canada's anti-abortion law in 1988 after he had emerged in 1967 as an advocate for a woman's right to have an abortion at a time when attempting to induce one was a crime punishable by life in prison.



Cause of Death: Heart attack


Born: March 19, 1923


Died: May 29, 2013


Location: Toronto, Canada