Makobo Modjadji




Age: 27


Summary: famed rain queen of South Africa's Bolobedu people who was crowned in 2003 at age 25 after the death of her mother and grandmother becoming the sixth and youngest queen in the history of the tribe and the only one with a formal education whose people believed magical powers are passed down from queen to queen allowing her to transform clouds and create rain.



Cause of Death: Chronic meningitis


Born: 1978


Died: June 12, 2005


Location: Polokwane, South Africa