Jonas Malheiro Savimbi

Jonas Malheiro Savimbi

Birth
Bié, Angola
Death 22 Feb 2002 (aged 67)
Moxico, Angola
Burial Luena, Municipio Moxico, Moxico, Angola
Memorial ID 7422368 · View Source
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Angolan Rebel Leader. Head of the Anti Communist UNITA rebels. He was an ally of the US during the Angolan Civil War. After a UN brokered peace treaty, Savimbi went to the hills of Angola and continued to fight the government. He was killed in an ambush by government forces on February 22, 2002.

Bio by: Erik Lander


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 7 May 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7422368
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jonas Malheiro Savimbi (3 Aug 1934–22 Feb 2002), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7422368, citing Luena Main Cemetery, Luena, Municipio Moxico, Moxico, Angola ; Maintained by Find A Grave .