Profession: Passenger on United Airlines Flight 93
Why Famous: American software salesman who was a passenger aboard United Airlines Flight 93 when it was hijacked as part of the September 11 attacks in 2001.
He was one of the passengers who tried to reclaim the aircraft from the hijackers, leading them to crash it into a field in Stonycreek Township near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
- 1994-05-14 Software salesman Todd Beamer (25) weds Lisa Brosious in Peekskill, New York
- 2001-09-11 Attempt by passengers and crew of United Airlines Flight 93 to retake control of their hijacked plane from terrorists causes plane to crash in Pennsylvania field killing all 64 people on board