Louise Franklin-Ramirez

 

 

Age: 97

 

Summary: activist known for her years and years of involvement in public protests on issues ranging from racial integration to nuclear proliferation to toys that glorified war and violence, who often courted arrest to show her devotion to causes as well as draw attention due to her advanced age.

 

 

Cause of Death: Congestive heart failure

 

Born: September 28, 1905

 

Died: August 6, 2003

 

Location: Manassas, Virginia