Jean-Pascal Kinda
 


 

Age: 71



Summary:
former president of the Burkinabe Olympic National Committee and Sports from 2005 to 2013 who had helped introduce the Vietnamese martial art of Vo Dao to the country and sat on the national Olympic board for eight years before stepping down in 2013, in which Burkina Faso has never won an Olympic medal despite competing at all seven Summer Games since 1988, but the country also participated at the 1972 Games in Munich, Germany under its previous name of Upper Volta.




Cause of Death: Shot to death during a terrorist attack



Born: April 6, 1944


 
Died: January 16, 2016



Location:
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso