Barbara Romagna



Age: 76


Summary: doubles tennis champion and retiree for the U.S. Maritime Commission who was among one of 230 passengers and crew members reported missing and feared dead in the fiery crash of TWA Flight 800 when the ill-fated Boeing 747 jumbo jet mysteriously exploded in mid-air and crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the southeastern coast of Long Island, New York shortly after takeoff from New York City's John F. Kennedy International Airport while she was headed to France for a two-week vacation.



Cause of Death: Killed in TWA Flight 800 airplane accident


Born: December 3, 1920


Died: July 17, 1996


Location: East Moriches, Florida