Yusuf Shabazz



Age: 22


Summary: anti-violence activist who turned his life around by getting into anti-gang activism and warning other young people from a lawless life on the streets after getting arrested for drug dealing as a teen, where he interviewed gang members about their lives in his first anti-violence film before he went on to make other productions and later established his own nonprofit anti-gang violence intervention group called CHALLENGE.



Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting


Born: April 21, 1987


Died: November 4, 2009


Location: Newark, New Jersey