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Mohamed Bouazizi's Death

Born (Birthday) March 29, 1984

Death Date January 4, 2011

Age of Death 26 years

Cause of Death Suicide

Profession Activist

The activist Mohamed Bouazizi died at the age of 26. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Former street vendor and activist known for sparking the Tunisian Revolution and Arab Spring after his death from self-immolation. Frustrated by a lifetime of abuse from authorities that included confiscation of his property, he set himself on fire in an act of protest.

He grew up with six siblings and his father died when he was only three years old. He died 18 days after setting himself on fire.