Sein Lwin

 

 

Age: 81

 

Summary: Burmese military leader who earned the tag "Butcher of Rangoon" for his reputation as the brutal henchman of dictator general Ne Win, who became president of Myanmar (formerly Burma) in 1988 where he was responsible for reportedly killing hundreds of pro-democracy student protestors during his short time in office.

 

 

Cause of Death: Stomach ailment

 

Born: 1923

 

Died: April 9, 2004

 

Location: Yangon, Myanmar