Kumba Yala




Age: 61


Summary: former president of the tiny West African nation of Guinea-Bissau known for his trademark red woolen hat who was elected in 2000 and later ousted in a military coup in 2003.



Cause of Death: Cardiopulmonary arrest


Born: March 15, 1953


Died: April 4, 2014


Location: Bissau, Guinea-Bissau