Irv Rubin

 

 

Age: 57

 

Summary: leader of the Jewish Defense League, a radical social group whose purpose was to confront (often violently) those they viewed as enemies of Israel and the Jewish people, who had been arrested more than 40 times previously and was being held for a plot to bomb a mosque and the office of California state Rep. Darrell Issa.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries suffered in an suicide attempt

 

Born: April 12, 1945

 

Died: November 13, 2002

 

Location: Los Angeles, California