Dmitry Vasilyev

 

 

 

Age: 58

 

Summary: leader of the anti-Semitic Russian nationalist organization Pamyat, which rose to prominence in the late 1980's during Mikhail Gorbachev's glasnost campaign to allow freedom of expression, and whose participants condemned Jews and other "alien races."

 

 

Cause of Death: Blood disease

 

Born: May 30, 1945

 

Died: July 16, 2003

 

Location: Perelsavl-Zalessky, Russia