Bae Sang-hyun


Age: 75

South Korean pensioner who was among one of more than 41 South Korean 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 she was vacationing with her 46-year-old daughter at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: 1929

Died: December 26, 2004

Phuket, Thailand