Pablo Martinez

 

 

 

Age: 77

 

Summary: Filipino soldier and one-time aviation security officer who had been implicated in connection with the August 21, 1983 assassination of the former Philippines Senator and democracy icon Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino, Jr. that sparked when massive street protests had eventually led to the downfall of the Ferdinand Marcos dictatorship, but who was released from a maximum security prison in November 2007 about two decades from being sentenced with finality to double life imprisonment after being pardoned by the country's then-president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained from being struck by a car while riding his bicycle

 

Born: April 4, 1937

 

Died: May 7, 2014

 

Location: Pasay City, Philippines