Summary: Russian-American twelfth-grade student at Fort Vancouver High School in Vancouver, Washington who was stabbed in the chest by a schizophrenic twice-convicted sex offender while working in a McDonald's restaurant during her evening shift, whose news of her death quickly spread worldwide through the Internet friends site MySpace, where she had a personal page, and other similar sites as widespread expression of grief over her death by strangers around the world was compared by The Guardian newspaper in Britain to that seen after Diana, Princess of Wales' death.
Cause of Death: Multiple stabbed wounds
Born: April 26, 1988
Died: April 20, 2006
Location: Portland, Oregon