Anne Braden



Age: 81


Summary: longtime civil rights activist best known for trying to dismantle segregation by purchasing a home for a black family in an all-white Kentucky neighborhood in the 1950's who was also active in anti-war and women's liberation movements.



Cause of Death: Complications from pneumonia and dehydration


Born: July 28, 1924


Died: March 6, 2006


Location: Louisville, Kentucky