Hakan Sjokvist


Age: 58

Swedish amateur golfer and longtime member of the Partille Golf Club in central Gothenburg, 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 Christmas holiday along with his wife Rigmor Sjokvist and sister-in-law Gunilla Palsson at their rented bungalow near a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: July 9, 1946

Died: December 26, 2004

Khao Lak, Thailand