Ydnekatchew Tessema’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Sep 11, 1921

Death Date

August 19, 1987

Age of Death

65 years

Cause of Death



Soccer Player

The soccer player Ydnekatchew Tessema died at the age of 65. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

One of Ethiopia’s greatest athletes; helped establish the country’s sports organizations and founded the Ethiopian Sports office.

His father, Negadras Tessema Ehete, had been Iyasu V of Ethiopia’s Minister of Telegraph and Posts, but when Iyasu was deposed, Negadras was sent into exile.