Alexandros Grigoropoulos

 

 

Age: 15

 

Summary: Greek student who was shot and killed by special guard Epaminondas Korkoneas in the inner district of Exarcheia when he launched a petrol bomb at an officer while accompanying a group of boys throwing rocks at police, in which the fatal shooting set off multiple consecutive riots causing immense damage in Athens, Thessalonika, and many other suburban Greek cities, along with solidarity demonstration movements in big cities around around (Frankfurt, Barcelona, Madrid, Rome, Copenhagen, Istanbul, London, and Berlin).

 

 

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds

 

Born: 1993

 

Died: December 6, 2008

 

Location: Athens, Greece