Dr. Roger R. Williams

 

 

Age: 54

 

Summary: professor of internal medicine at the University of Utah and a top cardiovascular genetics expert who had developed an elaborate tracking system to help identify people who were genetically predisposed to cardiovascular diseases.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in Swissair Flight 111 airplane accident

 

Born: August 11, 1944

 

Died: September 2, 1998

 

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada