Bommi Baumann


Age: 68

German author and political activist who was one of the founders of the violent West German left-wing guerilla organization Movement 2 June (J2M) whose 1975 memoir How It All Began was published in 1979 under the title Terror or Love? and describes his personal evolution into a proponent of urban guerrilla warfare as a West Berlin anarchist in the late 1960's and early 1970's, but who was arrested in London in 1981 and sentenced to a five-year imprisonment for bank robbery and bombing.

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

Born: August 25, 1947

Died: July 19, 2016

Berlin, Germany