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John Lewis

John Lewis

Interment LocationVisited 
Atlanta, GAMarch 27, 2022 

Fast Facts

Born: February 21, 1940 in Troy, Alabama

Spouse: Lillian Miles Lewis (m.1968-2012)

Political Affiliation: Democratic Party

Died: July 17, 2020 in Atlanta, Georgia

Cause of Death: Stage IV Pancreatic Cancer

Age: 80

Interment: South-View Cemetery, Atlanta, Georgia

219 3rd Street SE, Washington, D.C.

Sources Consulted

Anderson, Joel. “Do Not Call John Lewis a ‘Hero’ if You Stood in His Way.” Slate, July 18, 2020. https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2020/07/john-lewis-mitch-mcconnell-brian-kemp-gop-voting-rights.html.

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