Charles Black, Jr.
 


 

Age: 85



Summary:
constitutional law expert and professor who helped to write the legal brief for 10-year-old Linda Brown, the plaintiff in the landmark 1954 Supreme Court case Brown v. Board of Education whose book Impeachment: A Handbook was widely referenced during the Watergate scandal and again in 1999 during President Clinton's impeachment.




Cause of Death: Respiratory failure



Born: September 22, 1915


 
Died: May 5, 2001



Location:
Manhattan, New York