Eduardo Mondlane cause of death

Eduardo Mondlane’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) June 20, 1920

Death Date February 3, 1969

Age of Death 48 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession Politician

The politician Eduardo Mondlane died at the age of 48. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

President of the Mozambican Liberation Front, FRELIMO, for seven years who was also a professor of History and Sociology at Syracuse University.

He attended various schools before graduating from Oberlin College and Northwestern University for Anthropology and Sociology.

He worked for the United Nations after he graduated from Northwestern.

Personal Life

He was married to Janet Rae Johnson.

He and Carlos Queiroz were both born in Mozambique while it was under control of Portugal.

How did Eduardo Mondlane die?

In 1969, a book containing a bomb was sent to Mondlane at the FRELIMO Headquarters in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. It exploded when he opened the package in the house of an American friend, Betty King, killing him.