Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

July 28, 1971

Death Date

October 26, 2019

Age of Death

48 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Barisha, Syria

Profession

Criminal

The criminal Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi died at the age of 48. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Iraqi man who served as an emir of the Islamic extremist group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. He was considered a Specially Designated Global Terrorist by the U.S. State Department, who issued a $10 million reward for information leading to his capture or death in 2011.

Until 2004, he lived in a room attached to mosque in the impoverished neighborhood of Tobchi. He is thought to have earned a PhD in Islamic studies from the Islamic University of Baghdad.

He planned the suicide bombing at the Umm al-Qura Mosque in Baghdad in August 2011.

How did Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi die?

According to General Kenneth “Frank” McKenzie, the United States Central Command (CENTCOM) commander who oversaw the operation, Baghdadi killed himself along with two children when he detonated a suicide belt while seeking to evade U.S. forces during the raid.