Michael Moses Ward in 2005

Michael Moses Ward in 2005

Michael Moses Ward, formerly known as Birdie Africa, poses for a photograph during an interview, December 20, 2005. In 1985, 13-year-old Birdie Africa, as Ward was called then, ran naked from the burning MOVE complex in West Philadelphia and was hauled to safety by two police officers. He died on board a cruise ship on Friday, September 20, 2013. (Michael Bryant/Philadelphia Inquirer/MCT)

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