BirthdayApril 23, 1968
BirthplaceLockport, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Timothy McVeigh

    Full name: Timothy McVeigh
    Also known as: Timothy James McVeigh, McVeigh, Timothy James
    Professions: Army soldier, security guard, terrorist
    Religion: Christian Identity Movement, Former Roman Catholic
    Nationality: American
    Occupation: U.S. Army soldier, security guard

  2. Timothy McVeigh Measurements

    Height: 6' 3" (1.91 m)

  3. Timothy McVeigh Death information

    Died: Monday, 11th of June, 2001 (Age: 33)
    Death cause: Execution by lethal injection

  4. Timothy McVeigh Biography

    Timothy James "Tim" McVeigh (April 23, 1968 – June 11, 2001) was an American who detonated a truck bomb in front of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City on April 19, 1995. Commonly referred to as the Oklahoma City bombing, the attack killed 168 people and injured over 600. According to the United States Government it was the deadliest act of terrorism within the United States prior to the September 11 attacks, and remains the most serious act of domestic terrorism in United States history.McVeigh, a militia movement sympathizer and Gulf War veteran, sought revenge against the federal government for their handling of the Waco Siege, which ended in the deaths of 76 people exactly two years prior to the bombing, as well as for the Ruby Ridge incident in 1992. McVeigh hoped to inspire a revolt against what he considered to be a tyrannical federal government. He was convicted of eleven federal offenses and sentenced to death. His execution took place on June 11, 2001, at the Federal Correctional Complex in Terre Haute, Indiana. Terry Nichols and Michael Fortier were also convicted as conspirators in the plot.

  5. Timothy McVeigh Family

    Parents: Mildred Noreen Hill, William McVeigh

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