Malcolm Shabazz

 

 

 

Age: 28

 

Summary: grandson of political activist Malcolm X (d. 1965) who as a 12-year-old in 1997 set a fire at the home of his maternal grandmother Betty Shabazz before she died from severe burns and served four years in juvenile detention, but who was recently in Mexico to advocate more rights for Mexican construction workers in the U.S.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a bar brawl

 

Born: October 8, 1984

 

Died: May 9, 2013

 

Location: Mexico City, Mexico