Umberto D'Angelo


Age: 77

Italian earthquake survivor who had been hospitalized in very serious condition at an intensive care unit for nearly a month from serious injuries he sustained in the aftermath of the apocalyptic August 24 Central Italy earthquake that killed at least 296 people and injured nearly 400 others after he was extracted from the rubble of his house by the Civil Protection and Fire Bridage volunteers before he had been transported to a hospital in Southern Italy for treatment when the 6.2-magnitude quake struck central Italy and devastated the historic village of Amatrice, Italy in an area near the borders of the Umbria, Lazio, Abruzzo, and Marche regions, in which the seismic aftershocks from the tremor was the worst deadliest earthquake to strike Italy in 30 years since 2009.

Cause of Death: Complications of injuries sustained in an earthquake

Born: May 20, 1939

Died: September 16, 2016

Chieti, Italy