Morgan Tsvangirai

 

 

Age: 65

 

Summary: Zimbabwean opposition leader who for years was longtime ruler Robert Mugabe's most potent challenger and even became prime minister in an uncomfortable coalition government for a few years while Mugabe was in power for 37 years, but resigned in November 2017 after pressure from the military and ruling party, who recently suggested that he would be stepping down by ending a long campaign to lead his country that brought him jailings, beatings, and accusations of treason.

 

 

Cause of Death: Colon cancer

 

Born: March 10, 1952

 

Died: February 14, 2018

 

Location: Johannesburg, Zimbabwe