Emmanuel Becard


Age: 30

Summary: French backpacker who was among one of four known fatalities reported missing and presumed dead in the August 17 Tiger Discotheque nightclub fire that swept through the popular Tiger Bar after-hours club and injured at least 11 others including four French tourists in the blaze on the resort island of Phuket in Thailand, in which unconfirmed reports stated the fire was caused by a lightning strike after hitting the transformer and the incident has been hailed as the country's worst disco fire since the Santika Club in Bangkok burned down on New Year's Day 2009 with 60 fatalities.

Cause of Death: Killed in a nightclub fire

Born: circa 1982

Died: August 17, 2012

Phuket, Thailand