Tony Halme

 

 

Age: 47

 

Summary: Finnish boxer-turned-lawmaker known as "The Viking" for his 6-foot-6 (195 cm) stance who was a heavy-weight boxer, pro wrestler, and bodyguard in the U.S. before entering politics in Finland, where he served in the Finnish parliament from 2003 to 2007 for the radical True Finns Party.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: January 6, 1963

 

Died: January 10, 2010

 

Location: Helsinki, Finland