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Donald Woods
Tombstone  He died 18 years ago today, at the age of 67.
Field:Journalism, Social Activism
Info:South African newspaper editor who campaigned against apartheid, fled the country after police pressure regarding his investigation of the death in police custody of his friend, activist Steve Biko, their relationship was the basis of the movie "Cry Freedom"

Date of Birth:12/15/1933
Date of Death:08/19/2001
Age at Death:67
Cause of Death:Cancer
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