Helen Klaben Kahn

 

 

Age: 76

 

Summary: Brooklyn, New York adventurer who in 1963 survived seven weeks in the Yukon, Canada wilderness at below-freezing temperatures with her pilot Ralph Flores (died 1997) after their small plane crashed in a blizzard, who afterward wrote about her ordeal in the book Hey, I'm Alive (1964), which was made into a TV movie starring Sally Struthers and Ed Asner.

 

 

Cause of Death: Histiocytic sarcoma

 

Born: December 18, 1941

 

Died: December 2, 2018

 

Location: Paolo Alto, California