Introduction

On 15 April 1989, overcrowding occurred on the terraces of Sheffield Wednesday's Hillsborough stadium at the start of an FA Cup semi-final between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest football clubs.

New inquests are being held for the 96 people who lost their lives in the disaster, the youngest of whom was just 10 years old; the oldest, 67.

Click on the faces to find out about each victim.

About the victims

Age group

  • 10-19 38
  • 20-29 40
  • 30-39 12
  • 40-49 3
  • 50-59 1
  • 60-67 2
  • Total victims 96
  • Males 89
  • Females 7