Dean Potter Death Cause and Date

Dean Potter's Death

Born (Birthday) April 14, 1972

Death Date May 16, 2015

Age of Death 43 years

Cause of Death Accident

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Biography - A Short Wiki

Freeclimber, BASE jumper and highliner who was killed in a wingsuit accident in Yosemite National Park in May 2015. During his career, he became known for climbing a variety of perilous routes, including the Delicate Arch, Reticent Wall and The Nose of El Capitan, the latter of which he climbed in record time.

He was married to fellow climber, BASE jumper and wingsuit flyer Steph Davis from 2002 to 2010.