Meskerem Legesse

 

 

Age: 26

 

Summary: Ethiopian Olympic distance runner who had participated in the 1,500 meters at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece before she turned professional and participated in a number of U.S. events at various distances.

 

 

Cause of Death: Massive heart attack

 

Born: September 28, 1986

 

Died: July 15, 2013

 

Location: Hamden, Connecticut