Helena Thornfeldt Bio, Age, Family, Dead, Net Worth

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Helena Thornfeldt Bio

Helena Thornfeldt Bio: Thornfeldt a native of the Swedish city of Borlange. She has been living in the city of Villa Rica, 35 miles west of Atlanta, in Georgia at the time of her death. No cause of death has been made public regarding Thornfeldt’s sad passing. Thornfeldt was known as “The Sledgehammer” due to her massive break.

Helena Thornfeldt Bio, Age, Family, Dead, Net Worth

Helena Thornfeldt Age

She was 52 Years Old at the time of her death.

Her sad death is being mourned across the professional billiard world. The former U.S. Open Championship winner had just opened a new restaurant her adopted hometown a couple of weeks before her death.

Thornfeldt is a Women’s Professional Billiard Association Hall of Famer who died on August 20 at the age of 52.


What you need to know:

1. Thornfeldt Was Inducted in the Women’s Professional Billiard Association Hall of Fame in 2017

2. Thornfeldt Won the 2002 U.S. Open Championship

3. Thornfeldt Was ‘The Best Female Straight Pool Player in the World’

4. Thornfeldt Opened a Pizza Restaurant in Georgia Less Than 2 Weeks Before Her Death

5. Thornfeldt’s Contemporaries Have Being Paying Tribute to the Legend on Social Media


Thornfeldt’s sad death was confirmed in a heartbreaking Facebook post from fellow professional pool player Janet Atwell. Atwell wrote, “HEARTBROKEN to hear about the loss of my friend, and amazing person, Helena Thornfeldt. There are no words at this time….just lots of sad hearts in the pool world. RIP my friend. Love you

Online records show that Thornfeldt had just opened a pizza restaurant, Pizza Mania, in Villa Rica. Business filings show that Thornfeldt applied for a license for the restaurant in April 2019. The license was issued in June 2019. A post on Thornfeldt’s Facebook page show that the restaurant opened on August 5, a little over two weeks before Thornfeldt’s death.

Thornfeldt won the U.S. Open Championship having finished as runner-up in the competitions in 1996. Thornfeldt achieved her 2002 victory thanks to defeating Allison Fisher by a score of 7-4 at the Sandia Casino in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Helena Thornfeldt Dead or Alive?

Famous Helena Thornfeldt is still Dead (as per Wikipedia, Last update: 2019)

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