Comandante Ramona

 

 

Age: 47

 

Summary: leader of Mexico's Zapatista rebel movement and an advocate for women's rights who joined the rebel movement sometime before its January 1994 armed uprising and rose to prominence in its ranks, but she was also known for her promotion of traditional handicrafts.

 

 

Cause of Death: Kidney failure

 

Born: 1958

 

Died: January 6, 2006

 

Location: San Cristobal, Mexico