Elisabeth Coleman

 

 

Age: 68

 

Summary: plaintiff in a groundbreaking sex discrimination suit against Newsweek magazine who later was California Gov. Jerry Brown's press secretary in the mid-1970's and a vice president of American Express before she retired in 2004 and was writing a memoir in recent years.

 

 

Cause of Death: Brief illness

 

Born: May 26, 1945

 

Died: June 20, 2013

 

Location: New York City, New York