Karin William-Olsson


Age: 61

Swedish longtime Montessori school teacher and daughter of Stockholm School of Economics emeritus professor and internationally known geographer William William-Olsson 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 she was on vacation at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: June 9, 1943

Died: December 26, 2004

Khao Lak, Thailand