Henry Badenhorst

 

 

Age: 51

 

Summary: South African businessman and co-founder of the groundbreaking dating site Gaydar along with his partner Gary Frisch (died in 2007) who created the website in 1999 after a friend said he was too busy to find a partner and it became the world's largest dating site for gay and bisexual men, and who was named by the Independent on Sunday's Pink List as the fourth most influential gay person in the United Kingdom, down from third place the previous year.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-defenestration

 

Born: 1966

 

Died: November 11, 2017

 

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa