Tanja Liedtke

 

 

Age: 29

 

Summary: dancer and artistic director of the Sydney Dance Company who was newly appointed in May to replace longtime choreographer Graeme Murphy and scheduled to begin work in October, but who had won an Australian Dance Award for outstanding achievement in choreography for her work at the Australian Dance Theatre in 2006.

 

 

Cause of Death: Struck and killed by a garbage truck

 

Born: October 6, 1977

 

Died: August 17, 2007

 

Location: Sydney, Australia