Saul Wellman


Age: 90

leader of the U.S. Communist Party in the early 1950's who was one of the "Michigan Six" who were indicted on federal charges of trying to overthrow the U.S. government and who served six months in prison before the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the charges unconstitutional.

Cause of Death: Complications from a stroke

Born: August 18, 1913

Died: December 10, 2003

Ann Arbor, Michigan