Samir Frangieh, Lebanese politician, Died at 71


Samir Frangieh was born on April 12, 1945, in Zgharta and died on April 11, 2017.
He was a Lebanese politician and a leftist intellectual.
Frangieh came from a long line of political family, the Frangieh family.
Samir was the son of Hamid Kabalan Frangieh and Lamia Michel (née Raffoul).
The former Lebanese’s president was Hamid Frangieh was the elder brother of Suleiman Frangieh.
His cousin was Suleiman Frangieh Jr..
He was the author The Journey to the Extreme of Violence that was published in 2011.
Frangieh died in Beirut’s Hotel Dieu Hospital.
Samir Frangieh passed away at 71 years old.