Moammar Muhammad al-Gadhafi (1942-2011), also commonly referred to as Colonel Gadhafi, was the ruler of Libya from 1969 until his ouster in 2011. He was killed by Libyan fighters on Oct. 20, 2011.
Former Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi developed a reputation for his unusual fashion sense. Take a look back at some of his more memorable looks.
The final stronghold of Moammar Gadhafi loyalists fell to the Libyan fighters Thursday. Two months after Libyan rebels captured the capital of Tripoli, fighters defeated the last remaining loyalists in Gadhafi’s hometown of Sirte.