Kongar-ol Ondar

 

 

Age: 51

 

Summary: Russian Tuvan throat singer who was credited with popularizing the centuries-old musical tradition of his homeland with Western audiences.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications after emergency surgery to treat a brain hemorrhage

 

Born: March 29, 1962

 

Died: July 25, 2013

 

Location: Kyzyl, Tuva, Russia