Irma Rangel

 

 

Age: 71

 

Summary: Texas state representative who was the first Mexican-American woman to be elected to the Texas House, who was known as a fighter for diversity at the state's colleges and universities.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: May 15, 1931

 

Died: March 18, 2003

 

Location: Austin, Texas