Uzi Gal

 

 

 

Age: 79

 

Summary: Israeli arms expert who in the 1950's invented the Uzi submachine gun, and who moved to the United States in the 1970's after retiring from an Israeli weapons-manufacturing company.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

 

Born: December 15, 1923

 

Died: September 7, 2002

 

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania