Born on 3 January 1948, Randall Claude Weaver (Randy Weaver) was a separatist and white supremacist known for his role in the Ruby Ridge standoff in Idaho in 1992.
Weaver and family together with his friend Kevin Harris engaged in a shootout with FBI agents and U.S. Marshals. Samuel, Weaver’s son who then 14 years old, was killed when he was shot in the back by a sniper.
Randy himself was shot in the back during the standoff.
The Weaver family received compensation to the tune of about $3,100,000.00 for the involvement of federal agents in the killing of his wife and young son, Samuel.
Randy Weaver joined the United States Army in October 1968.
Randy Weaver Wife: Who Was She?
Randy Weaver was married to Vickoria (Vicki) Weaver at the time of the infamous Ruby Ridge standoff. Vicki was a Christian fundamentalist who was born in 1949.
Vicki was killed by the same bullet that wounded Kevin Harris. She died with the couple’s baby daughter in her arms.
Did Randy Weaver Marry Again After Vicki Weaver Death?
After the death of his wife Vicki in 1992, it is not known if Randy ever married again.