Summary: Norwegian shipping magnate, well-known adventurer and one-time husband of Diana Ross who was estimated to be worth $100 million when he met and married Ross in 1985 whose marriage was the popular subject of tabloids worldwide, and who shocked many (including Ross) when he announced plans to divorce on a TV interview show in 1999.
Cause of Death: Rock climbing accident
Born: December 8, 1937
Died: January 13, 2004
Location: Cape Town, South Africa