Rene Theodore

 

 

Age: 62

 

Summary: head of Haiti's Communist Party and a leading opponent of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide who was backed by the U.S. as new prime minister when Aristide was ousted in a 1992 coup (Aristide was eventually resorted to power).

 

 

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

 

Born: June 23, 1940

 

Died: June 1, 2003

 

Location: Miami, Florida