The politician Laurent-Desire Kabila died at the age of 61. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
The President of the Democratic Republic of Congo from 1997 until 2001, when he was assassinated by one of his bodyguards. He was a leader in the First Congo War, where he led Tutsis against Hutus.
He was married to Sifa Mahanya and had a son, Joseph, who took over his position after his assassination in 2001.