Summary: Dutch-born professional soccer player who was a member of the Rhode Island State University's women's soccer team within the last four seasons before she later became at the center of nationwide headlines in 2000 when she collapsed during a FIFA Women's World Cup Game in Copenhagen, Denmark and had apparently suffered from congestive heart failure, which later required to undergo an open-heart surgery and became the subject of numerous sports documentaries about her near-death experience.
Cause of Death: Airplane accident
Born: February 28, 1974
Died: December 26, 2005
Location: Plymouth, Massachusetts