Markus Norden

 

 

 

Age: 8

 

Summary: son of former Stockholm-based Best Western Hotel president and chief executive officer Jonas Norden 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 vacation along with his family at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: June 17, 1996

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Khao Lak, Thailand