Kenichi Hirose

 

 

Age: 54

 

Summary: Japanese convicted murderer and one of the senior members of the Japanese doomsday-cult group Aum Shinrikyo who was sentenced to death in 2000 for his roles in the 1995 nerve gas attack in the Tokyo subway system and production of automatic rifles for the doomsday cult, who was among the five Aum members who released deadly sarin gas in subway cars, which left 13 people dead and injured more than 6,000.

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by hanging

 

Born: June 12, 1964

 

Died: July 26, 2018

 

Location: Tokyo, Japan