Luiz Carlos Da Costa
Summary: Brazilian-born highest-ranking U.N. official known for his legendary peacekeeping operations in a variety of roles at the U.N. headquarters for more than 25 years who had recently been appointed as the principle duty special representative for the United Nations Stabilisation Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) under top U.N. diplomat Hedi Annabi.
Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake
Born: June 4, 1949
Died: January 12, 2010
Location: Port-au-Prince, Haiti