Jonas Savimbi Death Cause and Date

Jonas Savimbi's Death

Born (Birthday) August 3, 1934

Death Date February 22, 2002

Age of Death 67 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession War Hero

The war hero Jonas Savimbi died at the age of 67. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Guerrilla warfare leader, political figure, and founder of the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA) political party. He was killed in 2002 in the Angolan Civil War.

He had numerous wives and fathered close to thirty children.

After surviving more than a dozen assassination attempts, and having been reported dead at least 15 times, Savimbi was killed on 22 February 2002, in a battle with Angolan government troops along riverbanks in the province of Moxico, his birthplace.