Benyoussef Ben Khedda


Age: 82

Summary: Algerian leader of the National Liberation Front who negotiated the Evian Accords with France eventually leading to Algeria's independence from France in 1962, but who was quickly swept out of power by conservative forces.

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

Born: February 23, 1920

Died: February 4, 2003

Algiers, Algeria