Francoise Demulder



Age: 61


Summary: French war photographer who became the first woman to win the prestigious World Press Photo award in 1976 for a striking black and white photo of a Palestinian woman raising her hands at a masked militiaman in Beirut's war-ravaged La Quarantaine district.



Cause of Death: Heart attack


Born: June 9, 1947


Died: September 3, 2008


Location: Levallois-Perret, France