Jehan Vazirani Komunyakaa
 


 

Age: 2



Summary:
son of Pultizer Prize-winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa whose father is an influential figure in African-American writing and has served as a professor of creative writing at Princeton University, and who was probably the youngest person to attend the Callaloo Creative Writing Workshops, an outreach program to historically black colleges and universities.




Cause of Death: Stabbed to death in a murder-suicide



Born: December 2000


 
Died: July 16, 2003



Location:
Chevy Chase, Maryland