Omar al-Shishani


Age: 30

Chechen jihadi fighter and top commander for the Islamic State militant group who was one of the most prominent IS commanders who earlier this year was the group's military commander for the territory it controls in Syria and later became commander of the group's ground forces.

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a U.S. airstrike

Born: February 11, 1986

Died: March 14, 2016

Raqqa, Syria