Ginetta Sagan

 

 

Age: 75

 

Summary: human-rights advocate who helped established the American branch of Amnesty International in the 1960's, who was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for her work on behalf of the oppressed.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: June 1, 1925

 

Died: August 25, 2000

 

Location: Atherton, California