Sal Castro

 

 

Age: 79

 

Summary: longtime social studies teacher and activist who had played a leading role in the historic 1968 Chicano student walkouts protesting rampant bias and inequalities in the Los Angeles Unified School District.

 

 

Cause of Death: Thyroid cancer

 

Born: October 25, 1933

 

Died: April 15, 2013

 

Location: Los Angeles, California