Robert Matsui

Age: 63

politician who served as a U.S. representative from California from 1978 until his death. During World War II, Matsui spent more than three years in internment camps for Japanese Americans. He was influential in the 1988 passage of an act that compensated victims.

Died: Bethesda, Md., Jan. 1, 2005

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