Jackie Selebi


Age: 64

Summary: South African apartheid activist and member of Parliament whose legacy may be overshadowed by his disgrace as national police commissioner, who also was president of Interpol from 2004 to 2008 and was convicted of corruption in 2010 when he had been accused of accepting bribes from a drug smuggler in exchange for tipoffs into police investigations.

Cause of Death: Complications from diabetes and kidney failure

Born: March 7, 1950

Died: January 23, 2015

Pretoria, South Africa