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Ben Khedda, Benyoussef

Born: 1920 AD
Died: 2003 AD
Nationality: Algerian
Categories: Nationalist

1920 – Born on the 23rd of February in Berrouaghia, Algeria.

1943 – After he protested against French attempts to recruit Algerians in World War II, Ben Khedda was imprisoned for eight months.

1962 – He negotiated Algeria’s independence from France, but he was forced from power shortly thereafter.

2003 – He died on the 4th of February in Algiers, Algeria