Beth Rickey

 

 

Age: 53

 

Summary: Republican researcher who in 1989 helped to refute former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke's claims that he had renounced neo-Nazi ties, where she exposed the fact that Duke's office was selling books advocating Nazism and questioning whether the Holocaust occurred.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

 

Born: July 11, 1956

 

Died: September 12, 2009

 

Location: Santa Fe, New Mexico