Michael Zinzun

 

 

 

Age: 57

 

Summary: former Black Panther member who was still on the front line doing battle with police long after other revolutionaries of his day had retired or found less confrontational ways of fighting the system, including some on the streets, others in the courtroom in frequent clashes, and who challenged the practices of law enforcement agencies in southern California.

 

 

Cause of Death: In his sleep

 

Born: February 14, 1949

 

Died: July 9, 2006

 

Location: Pasadena, California