Summary: Russian BASE jumper who on May 5, 2013 jumped off Changtse (the north peak of the Mount Everest massif) from a height of 7,220 metres (23,690 ft) by using a specially-developed Red Bull wing suit as he glided down the Rongbuk glacier more than 1,000 meters below, setting a new world record for highest base jump.
Cause of Death: Killed in a base-jumping accident
Born: December 26, 1964
Died: November 11, 2017
Location: Khumbu, Nepal