Cho Seung-hui

 

Age: 23

 

Summary: South Korean immigrant and student at Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University who shot and killed one student and a student adviser in a dormitory, then two hours later opened fire in a classroom building, killing 31 other students and faculty members and wounding 29 others, in which it was the deadliest school shooting incident in U.S. history

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: January 18, 1984

 

Died: April 16, 2007

 

Location: Blacksburg, Virginia