Elizabeth Peratrovich Death Cause and Date

Elizabeth Peratrovich's Death

Born (Birthday) July 4, 1911

Death Date December 1, 1958

Age of Death 47 years

Cause of Death Cancer

Profession Civil Rights Leader

The civil rights leader Elizabeth Peratrovich died at the age of 47. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Activist for Alaskan natives who pushed for the passage of the Anti-Discrimination Act of 1945, the first U.S. law outlawing the practice.

She was adopted at a young page by a Native Alaskan Tlingit couple, and later married Roy Peratrovich, another Tingit.