Charles S. Rhyne

 

 

Age: 91

 

Summary: prominent trial attorney and president of the American Bar Association in the 1950's who is best known for trying the landmark 1962 case Baker v. Carr that reshaped American politics by forcing reapportionment.

 

 

Cause of Death: Apparent accidental drowning

 

Born: June 23, 1912

 

Died: July 27, 2003

 

Location: McLean, Virginia