Milan Rozsa

 

 

 

Age: 26

 

Summary: Hungarian civil rights activist considered as one of the leading figures in Hungary's LGBTI equality movement who had made headlines in February 2014 when he climbed over the fence of the Russian embassy in Budapest, Hungary to conduct a one-man protest of President Vladimir Putin's treatment and repressive policies towards gays and lesbians, and who was recently arrested for an alleged involvement in an attack on the headquarters of the ruling Fidesz Party following a large-scale protest of plans to introduce a tax on internet use.

 

 

Cause of Death: Struck and killed by a train in an apparent suicide

 

Born: 1988

 

Died: November 7, 2014

 

Location: Budapest, Hungary