Osama Bin Laden Biography Essay

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The Legacy of a Martyr Osama bin Laden once said “I am fighting so I can die a martyr and go to heaven to meet God. Our fight now is against the Americans” (Brainyquote). Bin Laden not only had hatred for the United States, but also for most of the world. The famous Al-Qaeda leader led many terrorist attacks all throughout the world. Osama bin Laden should be Time Magazine’s 2001 Person of the Year because he changed air travel, cost countries a vast amount of money, and brought a horrific culture of fear. Bin Laden’s full birth name is Osama bin Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden. He was born on March 10, 1957 in Riyadh, the capital and the largest city of Saudi Arabia (Landau, 21). His mother, Alia Ghanem was his father, Mohammed bin Laden’s…show more content…
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