Ben Metcalfe

 

 

Age: 83

 

Summary: environmentalist who was a founding member and the first chairman of the Greenpeace Foundation, who was on the infamous fishing boat in 1971 that protested the U.S.'s nuclear testing at Amchitka Island, Alaska (that group of activists formed Greenpeace).

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: October 31, 1919

 

Died: October 14, 2003

 

Location: Toronto, Canada