Gladys Bustamante


Age: 97


Summary: widow of Jamaica's first prime minister Alexander Bustamante (d. 1977) and a staunch supporter of women's and workers' rights who was known as "Lady B" when she married her husband in 1963, a year after Jamaica was granted independence from Britain.



Cause of Death: Fever


Born: March 8, 1912


Died: July 25, 2009


Location: Kingston, Jamaica