Adlan Varayev


Age: 54

Russian Chechen freestyle wrestler and vice president of the Russian Wrestling Federation who was the first person from Chechnya to have won the Olympic medal after winning a silver medal in the men's 74 kg freestyle match at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul, South Korea and who also defeated U.S. wrestling legend Dave Schultz in the finals of the 1987 World Championships in Clermont-Ferrand, France.

Cause of Death: Presumed dead by drowning

Born: January 2, 1962

Died: May 4, 2016

Argun, Chechnya, Russia