Jaliya Jayasuriya

 

 

Age: 50

 

Summary: longtime executive chairman and senior merchandising director of the Sri Lankan-based cricket board organization Singer Ltd. who became a household name to the cricket-loving public of the country when he was well-known for his successful sports-sponsored promotions that had played a key role in Sri Lanka's first ever International World Series Cricket Tournament championships in the 1980's.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: 1954

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Tissamaharama, Sri Lanka