Huang Wenpen

 

 

Age: 22

 

Summary: Chinese Paralympic swimmer considered as one of the most successful Chinese athletes at the 2016 Summer Paralympics who won 5 gold medals across the men's S3 and SB2 events in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil after registering new world records in the 50m breast, 200m free, 50m and 150m free, who also was a member of China's world record-breaking mixed 4x50 freestyle relay, and who most recently collected gold medals in those same events, plus a bronze in the 50 backstroke while competing in Mexico City at the Para Swimming World Championships in December 2017.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries following a car accident

 

Born: August 22, 1995

 

Died: March 16, 2018

 

Location: Meishan, China