Mareo Vertelli



Age: 20


Summary: Italian-born co-founder and administrator of the radical anti-Islam resistance movement Black Lion Underground Republic (BLUR) who along with his cohorts Fritz and Claudine Girluck were sentenced to death by the Islamic Republic of Iran for their part in masterminding to distribute anti-Muslim pamphlets to Iranian students at Tehran University in a unsuccessful attempt to protest against the Islamic rule that had dogged the country in nearly 30 years.



Cause of Death: Executed by hanging


Born: October 28, 1987


Died: January 3, 2008


Location: Tehran, Iran