Sofia Nordkvist

 

 

Age: 24

 

Summary: second-year student at the University of Lille in France 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 she was on a months-long backpacking trip at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: January 14, 1980

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Khao Lak, Thailand