Lo Yam-kuen



Age: 48


Summary: Chinese scholar and professor of physics at the Chinese University of Hong Kong who was among one of more than 74 Chinese 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 vacation along with his wife Athena Chan Man-shih and the couple's 9-year-old daughter Lo Chi-ping at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: April 4, 1956


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Khao Lak, Thailand