Etan Kalil Patz[1] was an American boy who went missing in 1979. He was declared dead in absentia in 2001. In 2017, a man was convicted of his abduction and murder. His latest age progression depicts him at 17.

The anniversary of Patz' disappearance is recognized as "National Missing Children's Day" in the United States.




  1. Patz' name is pronounced as "Ay-tahn Paytz"
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