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DeadBorn: 8/25/1919 in Opp, Alabama, USA
Cause of death: bacterial infection
Full name: George Corley Wallace
Noted For: governor of Alabama, D, (1963-67, 71-79, 83-87). Blocked the entrance to the University of Alabama to prevent racial integration (1963); American Independent party presidential candidate (1968); crippled in assassination attempt (1972).
Quotation: I say segregation now, segregation tomorrow, and segregation forever!"