David Kato

 

 

Age: 46

 

Summary: Ugandan outspoken gay activist whose picture had appeared in a newspaper with a story listing the names of local gay people, in which homophobia is widespread in Uganda and government leaders have proposed executing gays.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by bludgeoning

 

Born: circa 1964

 

Died: January 26, 2011

 

Location: Kampala, Uganda