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Anne Braden

Anne BradenAKA Anne Gambrell McCarty

Born: 28-Jul-1924
Birthplace: Louisville, KY
Died: 6-Mar-2006
Location of death: Louisville, KY
Cause of death: Pneumonia [1]

Gender: Female
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Activist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Southern Civil Rights Activist

[1] Not publicly announced. But according to biographer Catherine Fosl, "pneumonia and dehydration." See Margalit Fox, "Anne Braden, 81, Activist in Civil Rights and Other Causes, Dies", The New York Times, 17 March 2006.

Husband: Carl Braden (m. 1948, d. 1975, one son, two daughters)
Son: James (b. 1951)
Daughter: Anita (b. 1953, d. 1964 respiratory failure)
Daughter: Elizabeth (b. 1960)

    University: BA English, Randolph-Macon Woman’s College (1945)

    The Louisville Times
    Sedition 1967 (indicted, Kentucky law declared unconstitutional)

Author of books:
The Wall Between (1958)

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