Larisa Bogoraz



Age: 74


Summary: Soviet-era dissident and widow of noted dissidents Anatoly Marchenko and Yuly Daniel who rose to prominence for a 1968 protest in Red Square against the Soviet government's invasion of Czechoslovakia for which she was sentenced to four years of exile in Siberia, who campaigned for human rights and published Memory, a book chronicling Stalinist repression.



Cause of Death: Aftereffects of a stroke


Born: August 8, 1929


Died: April 6, 2004


Location: Moscow, Russia