Fathia Nkrumah

 

 

Age: 75

 

Summary: former first lady of Ghana and widow of Ghana's first elected president Kwame Nkrumah (d. 1972) whose late husband had been overthrown in a 1966 coup.

 

 

Cause of Death: Aftereffects of a stroke

 

Born: February 22, 1932

 

Died: May 31, 2007

 

Location: Cairo, Egypt