Ari Hacklin



Age: 44


Summary: Swedish illustrator and uncle of University of Helsinki's Swedish-Finnish Phenomenological Workshop chairwoman and aesthetics researcher Saara Hacklin who was among one of more than 190 Finnish tourists reported missing and presumed dead in the devastating South Asian Tsunami that swept across the Indian Ocean and killed over 2,300+ people during the tidal wave while he was on vacation along with his wife Elsi Hacklin and the couple's 9-year-old daughter Mandi at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: 1960


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Khao Lak, Thailand