Velma Bronn Johnston’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Mar 5, 1912

Death Date

Jun 27, 1977

Age of Death

65 years

Cause of Death

Lung Cancer

Place of Death

Jun 27, 1977



The activist Velma Bronn died at the age of 65. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Better known as “Wild Horse Annie,” she is remembered for her animal rights activism on behalf of burros and wild mustangs.

The child of Gertrude Clay and Joseph Bronn, she spent her youth on a ranch in Washoe County, Nevada. After their marriage, she and Charles Johnston continued to live and work on her family’s ranch.