Ya Weilin



Age: 73


Summary: father of Ya Aiguo, a 22-year-old student activist who was killed by martial-law troops in the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown on student-led protests, but who had spent more than 20 years of failed attempts to seek government redress.



Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging


Born: circa 1939


Died: May 25, 2012


Location: Beijing, China