Dr. Ghassan Haurani
Summary: prominent vascular surgeon at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Michigan who was among one of several passengers and crew members aboard on the ill-fated Boeing 747 commercial airliner TWA Flight 800 after the jumbo jet mysteriously exploded in mid-air and crashed into the Atlantic Ocean shortly after takeoff, in which at least 190 passengers and crew members were confirmed dead and approximately 40 others remained missing while he was traveling to Paris, France on a five-day vacation along with his wife Nina Haurani.
Cause of Death: Killed in TWA Flight 800 airplane accident
Died: July 17, 1996
Location: Long Island, New York