Corazon Aquino

 

Age: 76

 

Summary: former president of the Philippine who led a 1986 uprising that ended the repressive regime of Ferdinand Marcos and fought off seven coup attempts in six years but struggled to meet high public expectations that left many of her closest allies disillusioned by the end of her term.

 

 

Cause of Death: Colon cancer

 

Born: January 25, 1933

 

Died: August 1, 2009

 

Location: Manila, Philippines