Jean-Jacques Susini, French politician, Died at 83


Jean-Jacques Susini was born on July 30, 1933, in Algiers and died on July 3, 2017.
He was an Algerian political figure and cofounder of the Organisation armée secrète (OAS), a militant organization opposing independence from France.
He became head of the student association there in 1959.
During January 1960, Susini, Pierre Lagaillarde and Joseph Ortiz were responsible for the journée des barricades (“day of the barricades”) in Algiers.
During 1960, Susini was detained at La Santé Prison in Paris.
Jean-Jacques Susini passed away at 83 years old.