Enza Terzini


Age: 21

Italian first-year biological sciences student at the University of L'Aquila in central Italy who was reportedly hospitalized in extremely critical condition from severe injuries she suffered in the aftermath of the catastrophic April 6 L'Aquila earthquake that killed more than 300 people including three fellow college roommates and also injured at least 1,500 others after being pulled alive from the rubble of her off-campus apartment building due to the collapse before she was taken to a local hospital by paramedics for treatment when a powerful 6.3-magnitude quake struck the mountainous region of Abruzzo in central Italy and destroyed or damaged thousands of buildings in several towns and villages surrounding the medieval city of L'Aquila, Italy near the epicenter of the quake, in which it became the worst deadliest earthquake to hit Italy in three decades since the 1980 Irpinia earthquake when 2,735 people died in one of the 6.9-magnitude quakes that struck southern Italy and caused widespread damage in nearby Naples.

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in an earthquake

Born: February 2, 1988

Died: April 8, 2009

L'Aquila, Italy