Summary: Kazakh construction worker and a former member of the Kazakhstan men's national rugby union team who was among one of more than 35 Russian 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 Oxana Alexeyeva and their teenage son Alexandr at a beachfront hotel in Thailand.
Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami
Born: November 18, 1971
Died: December 26, 2004
Location: Khao Lak, Thailand