Jean-Claude Duvalier’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jul 3, 1951

Death Date

Oct 4, 2014

Age of Death

63 years

Cause of Death

Heart Attack

Place of Death

Oct 4, 2014

Profession

Politician

The politician Jean-Claude Duvalier died at the age of 63. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

In 1971, at the age of 19, he became the 41st President of Haiti. He served until 1986 when an uprising bumped him from office. He was a ruthless tyrant who killed thousands of his own people and profited off of the drug trade while most Haitians lived in poverty.

He married Michèle Bennett Pasquet in 1980, and they had two children: Nicholas and Anya.

Quotes

"

It is the destiny of the people of Haiti to suffer.

"

I’m the one who initiated the democratic process.

"

I am currently in Haiti to help the Haitian people in their reconstruction.

"

There has not been one day since I left that I have not thought about Haiti.

"

In 25 years of exile, I’ve never had a frozen account, either in Switzerland or elsewhere in the world.