Luiz Carlos Da Costa

 

 

Age: 60

 

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