Manuel Noriega


Age: 83

former dictator of Panama who was ousted by an American invasion in 1989 and later served a 17-year drug sentence in the U.S., but who spent the first 20 years after his ouster in U.S. and French prisons and the final years of his life in a Panamanian prison for murder of political opponents during his regime from 1983 to 1989.

Cause of Death: Complications from brain surgery

Born: February 11, 1934

Died: May 20, 2017

Panama City, Panama