Paul McClean


Age: 24

British financial journalist and world-renowned reporter for the Financial Times who established a reputation as a rising star with in-depth exclusives including his revelation that Britain would have to renegotiate no fewer than 759 treaties with 168 countries after its vote to leave the EU during his previous posting at the newspaper's Brussels bureau before moving to its fastFT team in London, whose startling figures were widely followed by other media outlets, including John Oliver's late-night satirical teleivison show show Last Week Tonight, but the story was the result of almost five months of research in which he delved into archives and databases, interviewed lawyers and policymakers and organized his findings in a sweeping spreadsheet for readers to explore.

Cause of Death: Killed by a crocodile

Born: 1992

Died: September 14, 2017

Panama, Sri Lanka