Nisse Vanemo


Age: 67

Swedish dive instructor and co-owner of the Kon-Tiki Khao Lak Diving & Snorkeling Center in Thailand's popular Khao Lak coastal resort island who was among one of more than 552 Swedish tourists (or residents) 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 duty in the vicinity of the scuba tour agency along with his female companion and adult daughter Jessica Vanemo at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: 1937

Died: December 26, 2004

Khao Lak, Thailand