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