Brett Daniel Shehadey
Special Contributor for In Homeland Security
Mikhail Kalashnikov, inventor of the most widely sold gun in the world, dies at age 94. He is being celebrated as a hero in Russian media for his life and most well-known invention- the AK-47 or Avtomat Kalashnikov 47. Other variants included: the AKM, AK-74, AK-74M, etc.