Glenn Ford


Age: 65

Summary: exonerated prisoner who was on death row for 30 years before being exonerated in 2014 and had been the longest-serving death row inmate in the U.S. at the time of his release on March 14, 2014 after he was found guilty in 1984 in the 1983 murder of a Shreveport, Louisiana jeweler, but his conviction was vacated after new evidence pointed to a different suspect in the killing, and who petitioned the state of Louisiana for compensation after his release but was denied.

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

Born: October 29, 1949

Died: June 29, 2015

New Orleans, Louisiana