Jacqueline Legros Kirchner

 

 

Age: 57

 

Summary: French divorcee who had been hospitalized in critical condition for nearly a week from severe burns suffered in the July 15 Orly Airport bombing incident that killed at least six people including her 19-year-old son Benjamin and injured nearly 60 others in one of the bloodiest attacks in France since the end of the Algerian War in 1962 when the bomb exploded inside at the Turkish Airlines check-in counter in the airport's south terminal before the flames engulfed through the crowd of passengers checking in for a flight en route from Paris to Istanbul, in which the Armenian militant organization ASALA claimed responsibility for the terrorist attack as part of its campaign for the recognition of the Armenian Genocide.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a terrorist bombing attack

 

Born: 1926

 

Died: July 21, 1983

 

Location: Paris, France