Charles Pidjot



Age: 50


Summary: president of the Caledonian Union separatist organization since 2007 who born into a political dynasty that also included his late uncle Rock Pidjot as the first representative elected in the French National Assembly and became a leading figure in the pro-independence movement within the historic Kanak indigenous tribes in the Oceanic archipelago.


Cause of Death: Brief illness


Born: July 17, 1962


Died: September 11, 2012


Location: Tanna, Vanuatu