Mohammed Emwazi


Age: 27

masked militant known as "Jihadi John" who had appeared in several videos depicting the beheadings of Western hostages and was identified by the U.S. military as a Kuwaiti-born British citizen, who spoke in beheading videos with a British accent as he wielded a knife and appeared in videos posted online by the Islamic State starting in August 2014 that depicted the beheadings of U.S. journalists Steve Sotloff and James Foley, U.S. aid worker Abdul-Raham Kassig, British aid workers David Haines and Alan Henning, and Japanese journalist Kenji Goto.

Cause of Death: Killed in a U.S. drone strike

Born: August 17, 1988

Died: November 12, 2015

Al-Raqqah, Syria