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


Place of Death

Barisha, Syria



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.