Norbert Josef Ganz


Age: 71

German pensioner who was among one of 12 German tourists reported missing and presumed dead aboard on the ill-fated Italian cruise liner Costa Concordia after the vessel ran aground and capsized off the west coast of Italy at the Giglio island in the Mediterranean Sea, in which at least 30 passengers and crew members died in the shipwreck and two others were still missing, but more than 4,000 people evacuated during the disaster.

Cause of Death: Drowned during a shipwreck

Born: July 18, 1940

Died: January 13, 2012

Isola del Giglio, Italy