Hasib Hussain

Member of al-Qaeda

Hasib Mir Hussain (Urdu: حسیب میر حسین‎; 16 September 1986 – 7 July 2005)[1] was one of four Al Qaeda[2] suicide bombers who exploded bombs on three trains on the London Underground and one bus in central London during the 7 July 2005 London bombings.[3]

Hasib Hussain
Born
Hasib Mir Hussain

(1986-09-16)16 September 1986
Died7 July 2005(2005-07-07) (aged 18)

Hussain exploded a bomb on the No. 30 bus that exploded in Tavistock Square, killing 13 of the 52 people killed in the suicide bombings, and himself.[3] Investigators found his body and personal effects on the bus.[1] At the age of 18, he was the youngest of the group of four. The other men were Shehzad Tanweer, Germaine Lindsay, and Mohammad Sidique Khan.

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Stokes, Paul (13 July 2005). "The teenager". Retrieved 15 June 2021 – via www.telegraph.co.uk.
  2. "July 7 Bombers Tied To Al Qaeda". CBS News. 18 August 2005. Retrieved 15 June 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "7/7 bombings: Profiles of the four bombers who killed 52 people in the London attacks". The Independent. 7 July 2015. Retrieved 15 June 2021.