Bjorn Hanby


Age: 46

Swedish desk officer and department director of the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency administrative authority organized under the Ministry of Defence based in Stockholm, Sweden who was among one of more than 552 Swedish 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 a holiday along with his wife Carina Lidman and the couple's two young daughters AnnaSofia and Emmie Hanby at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: July 9, 1958

Died: December 26, 2004

Koh Phi Phi, Thailand