Renan Nicolas dos Santos Silva
 


 

Age: 6



Summary:
student at the Innocent Children's People Municipal Education Centre in the remote town of Janauba in the Minas Gerias state in southeastern Brazil who was hospitalized in critical condition from severe burns that covered 90 percent of his body suffered in a horrific October 5 arson attack known as the Janauba Tragedy after a mentally-ill security guard doused gasoline over children on a daycare center with flammable liquid and allegedy set the facility on fire, killing four children at the scene along with a teacher before the guard set himself alight and injured around 40 other people inside a locked classroom where dozens of children between the ages 3 and 7 were taking part in normal school activities as the blaze spread through the nursery in an attack which has horrified the nation, in which investigators said the perpetrator had planned the attack as they found gallons of fuel at his home, but the motive of the attack remains unclear.




Cause of Death: Burns sustained in a suspected arson attack



Born: circa 2011


 
Died: October 5, 2017



Location:
Belo Horizonte, Brazil