Kannika Sathapitanon

 

 

Age: 42

 

Summary: professor of poultry sciences at North Carolina State University in Raleigh considered as one of the world's leading exporters of cashew products and cashew nut shell liquid who was among one of more than thousands of people 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 on a holiday along with her husband Dr. Prasom Sathapitanon and the couple's daughter Kachakon at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: 1962

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Koh Phi Phi, Thailand