efe-epaBy David Latona Bangkok Desk

American photojournalist Charlie Cole, who won a World Press Photo Award for his iconic "Tank Man" of Tiananmen Square image in 1989, passed away last week on the Indonesian island of Bali at the age of 64, his family said.

Cole's sister Susan announced her brother's passing on Tuesday in an email sent to some of his friends that was made available to EFE on Friday.