I'm just going to link Josh Marshall's reaction when John Lewis announced he had stage IV pancreatic cancer back in December.
Because I don't have the words.
I'll add this though:https://www.c-span.org/video/?c4399400/user-clip-john-lewis-doma-1996
His speech opposing the Defense of Marriage Act, which he called the Defense of Mean-spirited Bigots Act.
There's not a lot of famous people who I think will actually be missed, but he certainly is one of them.
Herbert Hoover got 40% of the vote in 1932. Friendly reminder.