The former Libyan dictator's capture and death on Thursday was perhaps as ugly as his life was glamorous. When it was revealed that Gaddafi was pulled from a sewage pipe months after calling the Libyan people 'rats' when they rose up against him , it was a far fall from grace for the leader. To add insult to injury, it was later revealed that the deposed dictator died wearing a hairpiece. In Muammar Gaddafi's younger days, he had a reputation for glamour. Most notably, the proclaimed "king of kings" showed up on diplomatic missions accompanied by a cadre of female bodyguards.
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Loved and loathed, Muammar al-Qaddafi was the defining symbol of Libya from to Today, he creates a difficult character who, although guilty of countless evil deeds, was the only form of stability Libya had. Post-Gaddafi Libya has been defined by civil war, extremism, and gangsterism.
Muammar Gaddafi came out of the Libyan hinterlands in the s to overtake the oil-rich and underdeveloped country. Over more than 40 years in power, his bizarre personal style and boundless ambition created a Libyan state that seemed to have one part in a well-funded future utopia and another part in a regressive despotism. Still, his persona and politics make him a figure of ceaseless fascination. These Muammar Gaddafi facts help illuminate why:.