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Bassel al-Assad

Military Person
Male
Born Mar 23, 1962
Hometown Damascus
Died Jan 21, 1994
Death Place Damascus

Bassel al Assad was the eldest son of the former Syrian President Hafez Assad .

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Bassel al-Assad
Bassel al-Assad
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CHILDHOOD

1962 Birth Bassel Assad was born on 23 March 1962. … Read More

TWENTIES

1987 25 Years Old He first emerged on the national scene in 1987, when he won several equestrian medals at a regional tournament. … Read More

THIRTIES

1994 32 Years Old On 21 January 1994, driving his Mercedes at high speed through fog to Damascus International Airport for a flight to Germany in the early hours of the morning, Bassel is said to have collided with a motorway roundabout without wearing a seatbelt, and he died instantly. … Read More
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