A Linwood Holton Jr.’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

September 21, 1923

Death Date

October 28, 2021

Age of Death

98 years

Cause of Death

Natural Causes

Profession

Politician

The politician A Linwood Holton Jr. died at the age of 98. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Republican politician who served during the early 1970s as sixty-first Governor of Virginia. As governor, he created state government jobs for African-Americans and women and supported educational, mental health, and environmental initiatives.

One of his four children, Anne Holton, married Democratic politician Tim Kaine and became First Lady of Virginia in 2006.

How did A Linwood Holton Jr. die?

Linwood Holton died of natural causes at his home in Kilmarnock on October 28, 2021, at age 98. The memorial service for Holton in December 2021 at Second Presbyterian Church in Richmond included tributes to his belief in civil rights and school desegregation.