Russell D. Hemenway

 

 

 

Age: 88

 

Summary: political activist and director of the National Committee for an Effective Congress, which was founded in 1948 by Eleanor Roosevelt and others to support the Democratic Party and left-leaning candidates for the U.S. Congress.

 

 

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

 

Born: March 25, 1925

 

Died: January 30, 2014

 

Location: Rhinebeck, New York