Etta Silverman



Age: 53


Summary: philanthropist and wife of prominent Los Angeles tax attorney Eugene Silverman 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 215 passengers and crew members were confirmed dead and approximately 15 others remained missing while she was traveling to Rome, Italy on a short tour en route to a family friend's bat mitzvah in Jerusalem, Israel along with her husband and the couple's two daughters Candace and Jamie.



Cause of Death: Killed in TWA Flight 800 airplane accident


Born: 1943


Died: July 17, 1996


Location: Long Island, New York