Hesham Mohamed Hadayet

 

 

Age: 41

 

Summary: Egyptian immigrant and terrorist who shot and killed ticket agent Victoria Hen and diamond importer Yakov Aminov during a murderous rampage that also left four other people wounded at the El Al ticket counter at Los Angeles International Airport, in which federal investigators concluded that the gunman hoped to influence U.S. government policy in favor of the Palestinians (and that the incident was a terrorist act).

 

 

Cause of Death: Shot to death during a shootout

 

Born: July 4, 1961

 

Died: July 4, 2002

 

Location: Los Angeles, California