Roger Nelson



Age: 48


Summary: captain of the 1982 U.S. Olympic skydiving team who was owner of a controversial Chicago-area skydiving center whose business Skydive Chicago had been criticized for a high number of fatalities (11 fatalities in the last five years - eight times the national average).



Cause of Death: Parachuting accident


Born: October 25, 1955


Died: June 7, 2003


Location: Ottawa, Illinois