Salman Abedi Age, Biography, Family, Nationality, Facts & More

Salman Abedi

Real NameSalman Ramadan Abedi
Personal Life
Date of Birth31 December 1994
Birth PlaceManchester, England
Date of Death22 May 2017
Place of DeathManchester, England
Death CauseSuicide
Age (as on 22 May 2017)22 Years
Zodiac sign/Sun signCapricorn
HometownManchester, England
SchoolA local school in Manchester
College/UniversityUniversity of Salford, Greater Manchester, England
Educational QualificationStudied business and management in the 2015-2016 academic year
FamilyFather- Abu Ismael
Mother- Samia
Brothers- Ismael and Hashem
Sister- Jomana
ControversyHe was responsible for a suicide attack at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester that killed 22 and injured 59.
Favourite Things
Favourite SportsFootball
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Salman Abedi

  • He was born on the New Year’s Eve in 1994 in Manchester, England.
  • His family is of Libyan origin and his parents escaped to Manchester as refugees from Libya.
  • He has an elder brother (born in London) and a younger brother and sister (both were born in Manchester).
  • His father, Abu Ismael, is an odd-job worker in Manchester.
  • Since his childhood, Salman had been inclined towards the fanatic version of Islam.
  • The members of Manchester’s Libyan community recall about Salman as a quiet boy and very respectful towards others. They also report that his brother, Ismael, was outgoing.
  • His father was a well-known figure at Didsbury mosque where Salman and his brother Ismael used to worship.
  • His father, Abu Ismael, was always very confrontational with jihadi ideology and always opposed the ISIS.
  • At the time of the Manchester Arena Attack, Salman’s father was in Tripoli while his mother was in Manchester.
  • According to reports, he was thought to have recently travelled abroad (specifically to Libya) where he received terror training.
  • He is believed to have died in the powerful blast. However, he has not yet been formally identified by the Manchester Police.
  • When the incident took place, Grande had left the venue. About 20 thousand people were in attendance (mostly teenagers and young people). The youngest victim has been identified as 8-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos. The Sun
  • According to Reuters reports, Salman Abedi believed to have travelled to Manchester from London by train prior to the attack.
  • His identity was confirmed with the help of CCTV cameras.