Prince Dipendra

 

Age: 29

 

Summary: Crown Prince of Nepal who was angry over a marriage dispute with his family when he became the succeeding King of Nepal before he shot and killed his family at their palace during dinnertime in a massacre that nearly wiped out the royal family, in which he killed his father King Birendra (55), his mother Queen Aiswarya (51), his brother Prince Nirajan (22), his sister Princess Shruti (24) and several other family members that also left numerous other relatives seriously wounded.

 

 

Cause of Death: Self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: June 27, 1971

 

Died: June 4, 2001

 

Location: Katmandu, Nepal