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Arthur Robert Ashe, Jr. MP (1943 - 1993)

Arthur Robert Ashe Jr. was an American professional tennis player who won three Grand Slam titles. Ashe was the first black player selected to the United States Davis Cup team and the only black man ...

3/12/2011 4/22/2018

William MacKintosh Macleod MP (1861 - 1931)

William MacKintosh MacLeod (15 June 1861, Glasgow – 30 June 1931, Kensington, London) was a Scottish international rugby union football player. He was the third and youngest son of The Very Rev. No...

4/22/2018 4/22/2018

Quintin Hogg MP (1845 - 1903)

) Quintin Hogg (14 February 1845 – 17 January 1903) was an English philanthropist, remembered primarily as a benefactor of the Royal Polytechnic institution at Regent Street, London, now the Universi...

9/30/2010 3/28/2018

Henry Arnold Lawrence MP (1848 - 1902)

Henry Arnold Lawrence (17 March 1848 – 18 April 1902) was a rugby union forward who played club rugby for Richmond F.C. and international rugby for England. He was the third captain of the England ru...

4/8/2012 3/26/2018

Roger Joyce Bushell MP (1910 - 1944)

Squadron Leader Roger Joyce Bushell RAF (30 August 1910 – 29 March 1944) was an Auxiliary Air Force pilot who organised and led an escape from Stalag Luft III, a German prisoner of war camp. He was a...

12/11/2017 3/24/2018

Maurice John Kingscote MP (1887 - 1959)

Captain Maurice John Kingscote (30 July 1887 – 5 June 1959) was a British polo champion. Biography He was born on 30 July 1887. He was the son of Thomas Arthur Fitzhardinge Kingscote and Evelyn M...

3/23/2018 3/23/2018

Steve Fairbairn MP (1862 - 1938)

Steve Fairbairn (25 August 1862 – 16 May 1938) was a rower and an influential rowing coach at Jesus College Boat Club, Cambridge University, Thames Rowing Club and London Rowing Club in the early dec...

3/20/2018 3/20/2018
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Captain Edward Hugh Crofton MP (1854 - 1882)

Edward Hugh Crofton (7 September 1854 – 15 May 1882) was an English first-class cricketer. Crofton was a right-handed batsman. Crofton made his first-class debut for Hampshire in 1881 against Susse...

4/17/2012 3/15/2018

Maz Quinn (born 7 August 1976) is a New Zealand surfer. A four-time winner of New Zealand's national surfing championships, and winner of the 1996 Billabong Pro-Junior Series, Quinn is regarded as one ...

10/14/2017 2/14/2018

Brendon Edmonds (born 28 November 1990) is a New Zealand rugby union player who currently plays as a prop for Hawke's Bay in the ITM Cup and the Highlanders in Super Rugby. Reference: Biographical Su...

2/10/2018 2/10/2018

Huia Edmonds (born 20 October 1981 in Ashburton, New Zealand) is an Australian rugby union footballer. He currently plays Hooker for RC Narbonne in the French Pro D2.

2/10/2018 2/10/2018

Pita Nikolas Taufatofua (born 5 November 1983) is a Tongan taekwondo practitioner and skier from Australia. Taufatofua became widely known after footage of his appearance at the opening ceremony for th...

2/10/2018 2/10/2018

George Daniel Brown MP (1835 - 1902)

Brief overview George Daniel Brown was possibly England's first professional golfer. He owned the world's first golf shop which was located in St Andrews, Scotland. He played at the 'The Open C...

1/9/2018 1/14/2018

Red Pollard MP (1909 - 1981)

John M. "Red" Pollard (October 27, 1909 – March 7, 1981) was a Canadian horse racing jockey. A founding member of the Jockeys' Guild in 1940, Pollard rode at racetracks in the United States and is ...

12/17/2017 12/17/2017

Edward Payson Weston MP (1839 - 1929)

Edward Payson Weston (1839–1929) was a notable pedestrian, who was largely responsible for the rise in popularity of the sport in the 1860s and 1870s. Biography Edward Payson Weston was born on...

12/15/2017 12/15/2017

Hope Goddard Iselin MP (1868 - 1970)

Edith 'Hope' Goddard Iselin was an American heiress, sportswoman, the first woman to compete as a crew member in the America's Cup yacht race and the last surviving member of Mrs Astor's 400. Daugh...

10/14/2008 12/9/2017

C. Oliver Iselin MP (1854 - 1932)

Charles Oliver Iselin (June 8, 1854 – January 1, 1932) was an American banker and yachtsman who was captain of racing yachts that successfully won the America's Cup three times. He was the son of Adr...

10/14/2008 12/9/2017

Frank W. Keaney MP (1886 - 1967)

Frank W. Keaney, 1886-1967,the legendary coach at University of Rhode Island, came to Kingston from Everett (MA) High School to coach all sports, serve as athletic director, and teach chemistry. An ind...

11/30/2017 11/30/2017

Elbridge Thomas Gerry, Sr. MP (1908 - 1999)

Elbridge Thomas Gerry, Sr. (1908–1999), who married Marjorie Kane, in 1932. He become a nine-goal polo player and was involved with standard bred horses. He was elected to the Polo Hall of Fame and t...

7/21/2010 11/17/2017

Count Louis Zborowski MP (1895 - 1924)

Louis Zborowski From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: Count Louis Vorow Zborowski (20 February 1895 – 19 October 1924) was an English racing driver and automobile engineer. Background His fath...

8/8/2010 11/12/2017

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9/27/2014 11/7/2017

David Andrew Jenkins (born 25 May 1952) is a Scottish former track and field sprinter who competed mainly in the 400 metres. His personal best for the distance is 44.93 seconds, set in 1975, which wa...

11/3/2017 11/3/2017

Torrie Anne Wilson (born July 24, 1975) is an American model, fitness competitor, actress and retired professional wrestler. She is best known for her time in World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and W...

10/31/2017 10/31/2017

James Watson Webb MP (1884 - 1960)

James Watson Webb (1884-1960) James Watson Webb II (known as James Sr.) (1884 – March 4, 1960) was an American polo champion. James Watson Webb (1884-1960) was born to Dr. W. Seward Webb and Lila...

6/11/2011 10/26/2017

Jimmy Piersall MP (1929 - 2017)

"Jimmy"

A Hall of Fame personality By Mike Puma "They tried to put me into a small sanitarium and I ran away. I had just gotten so wound up that I lost all control of my memory," said Jimmy Piersall on ESPN ...

6/4/2017 10/10/2017

Jake LaMotta MP (1922 - 2017)

"Jake", "Jack", "The Raging Bull"

Giacobbe "Jake" LaMotta (July 10, 1922 – September 19, 2017) was an American professional boxer, former World Middleweight Champion, and stand-up comedian. Nicknamed "The Raging Bull", LaMotta was a ...

9/20/2017 9/20/2017

Christopher Miles Boardman, MBE, (born 26 August 1968) is a British former racing cyclist who won an individual pursuit gold medal at the 1992 Summer Olympics and broke the world hour record three time...

8/10/2013 8/15/2017

Chris Froome, OBE MP

"Chris Froome"

Christopher Froome (born 20 May 1985) is a Kenyan-born British professional road racing cyclist who rides for UCI ProTeam Team Sky.[3][4] Born in Kenya and brought up in South Africa, since spring 2008...

8/9/2013 8/15/2017

Pete Sampras MP

"Peter"

Pete Sampras (born August 12, 1971) is an American retired tennis player and former world no. 1 of Greek and Jewish descent. During his 14-year tour career, he won 14 Grand Slam singles titles, becom...

2/18/2015 8/12/2017

Boris Franz Becker (German pronunciation: [ˈbɔʁɪs ˈbɛkɐ]; born 22 November 1967) is a former World No. 1 professional tennis player from Germany and current coach of World Number 1, Novak Djokovic. H...

9/8/2014 8/7/2017

Simone Biles MP

Texas, United States

Simone Biles is an American artistic gymnast. She is the three-time World all-around champion (2013-15), three-time United States national all-around champion (2013-15), three-time world floor champion...

4/23/2016 8/7/2017

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9/13/2014 8/7/2017

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9/13/2014 8/7/2017

Michael Jeffrey Jordan (born February 17, 1963), also known by his initials, MJ, is an American former professional basketball player. He is also a businessman, and principal owner and chairman of th...

3/27/2016 8/7/2017

Jesse Owens MP (1913 - 1980)

"Jesse Owens", "The Buckeye Bullet", "JC Owens"

James Cleveland "Jesse" Owens born September 12, 1913 died March 31, 1980 (complications due to Lung Cancer) nickname "Jesse", The Buckeye Bullet, JC Owens buried Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicag...

6/8/2012 8/7/2017

Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister, CBE (born 23 March 1929) - English former athlete. Ran the first mile in less than 4 minutes. Became a distinguished neurologist and Master of Pembroke College, Oxford, bef...

3/2/2009 8/7/2017

Michael Phelps MP

Tempe, Maricopa County, Arizona, United States

Michael Phelps is an American competition swimmer and the most decorated Olympian of all time, with a total of 25 medals as of August 9, 2016. Phelps also holds the all-time records for Olympic gold me...

5/31/2012 8/7/2017

Adam Peaty British swimmer who competes at international level for Great Britain and England in breaststroke. Peaty won two gold medals at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in the 100 metre breaststroke an...

8/6/2014 8/7/2017

Alistair Edward Brownlee, MBE (born 23 April 1988) is a British triathlete, and the current Olympic champion in his sport, having won the gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics. He is also a back-to-ba...

11/30/2013 8/7/2017

7/24/2014 8/7/2017

From Ben Ainslie's autobiography. "My Grandfather on my father's side once started tracing the family tree. He went as far back as finding out that our ancestors were Scottish, and were all hung for ...

7/26/2012 8/7/2017

George J. Saling MP (1909 - 1933)

George J. Saling (July 27, 1909 – April 15, 1933) was an American athlete, winner of 110 m hurdles at the 1932 Summer Olympics. Saling was born in Memphis, Missouri, but the family moved to Corydon...

8/5/2017 8/5/2017

Chris Adams MP (1955 - 2001)

Christopher "Chris" Adams (10 February 1955 – 7 October 2001), best known as "Gentleman" Chris Adams, was an English professional wrestler, wrestling promoter, trainer, part-time model, and judoka. B...

1/14/2017 8/5/2017

Mathew "Mat" Fraser (born 1990) is an American professional CrossFit athlete known for winning the 2016 CrossFit Games and taking second place at the 2014 and 2015 CrossFit Games. After a strong perf...

7/28/2017 7/28/2017

7/26/2017 7/26/2017

Jeff Mayweather (born July 4, 1964) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1988 to 1997, and held the IBO super featherweight title from 1994 to 1995. He has since worked as a box...

7/19/2017 7/19/2017

Roger Mayweather (born April 24, 1961) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1981 to 1999, and has since worked as a boxing trainer. He is a two-weight world champion, having hel...

7/19/2017 7/19/2017

. Floyd Mayweather Sr. (born October 19, 1952) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1974 to 1990, and has since worked as a boxing trainer. Fighting at welterweight during the 1...

7/19/2017 7/19/2017

. Floyd Joy Mayweather Jr. (born Floyd Joy Sinclair; February 24, 1977) is an American professional boxer and promoter. Widely considered to be one of the greatest boxers of all time, undefeated as a...

7/19/2017 7/19/2017

Bob Lilly MP

"Mr. Cowboy"

Robert Lewis Lilly (born July 26, 1939), nicknamed "Mr. Cowboy", is a former American football defensive tackle and photographer. After a college career at Texas Christian University (TCU), he played...

7/19/2017 7/19/2017

Obituary Archibald Vincent Arnold, Jr.  Arch Arnold passed away peacefully in his sleep on the evening of 26 August, 2002 at the Arnold Ranch in Kamas, Utah. He was diagnosed with prostate cancer i...

7/18/2017 7/18/2017

Col. Arthur Harrison "Harry" Wilson Jr., born in Washington, D.C., in 1912, died Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2004, at his home in Fredericksburg. Son of Col. Arthur H. Wilson of Springfield, Ill., and Helen ...

7/15/2017 7/15/2017

General James H. Polk MP (1911 - 1992)

James Hilliard Polk (December 13, 1911 – February 18, 1992) was a United States Army four-star general who served as Commander in Chief, United States Army Europe from 1967 to 1971. He was one of the...

7/15/2017 7/15/2017

Aimee Mullins MP (1975 - d.)

Aimee Mullins (born July 20, 1975 in Allentown, Pennsylvania) is an American athlete, actress, and fashion model who first became famous for her athletic accomplishments. She was born with a medical ...

6/27/2017 6/27/2017

Ahmad Rashād MP

"Robert Earl Moore"

Ahmad Rashād (born Robert Earl Moore on November 19, 1949) is an American sportscaster (mostly with NBC Sports) and former professional football player. He was the fourth overall selection of the 197...

12/21/2009 6/25/2017

Ignatius J Gronkowski MP (1897 - 1981)

Ignatius Gronkowski (March 28, 1897 – September 1981) was an American professional cyclist, who represented the United States at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris. He held five world records for th...

6/14/2017 6/20/2017

Luke Theodore Walton (born March 28, 1980) is an American former professional basketball player and the current head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers. He played 10 seasons in the NBA as a forward, and...

10/31/2010 5/31/2017

Andre Rodgers MP (1934 - 2004)

Andre Rodgers was a Major League Baseball shortstop who played for the New York and San Francisco Giants (1957–60), Chicago Cubs (1961–64), and Pittsburgh Pirates (1965–67). He also played one season i...

7/8/2009 5/15/2017

Barbara Evelyn Kymer MP (1934 - 2017)

"Bobbie"

Bobbie was a standout fast pitch softball pitcher from 1946 thru 1961. She started her ball career at eleven years of age, by the age of thirteen she had made an impact on the field enough to have an e...

3/17/2017 5/11/2017

About Golfer, fitness model, and social media star who parlayed her extensive online following into a controversial invitation to the Omega Dubai Ladies Masters in 2015. After receiving a sponsor's...

5/4/2017 5/5/2017

Mitchell Trubisky (born August 20, 1994) is an American football quarterback for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at North Carolina, and was drafted...

11/10/2010 5/3/2017

Gina Joy Carano (born April 16, 1982) is an American actress, television personality, fitness model, and former mixed martial artist. Carano began her training with straight Muay Thai to competitiv...

1/26/2010 4/30/2017

Lance Armstrong MP

"Lance Edward Armstrong"

Lance Edward Armstrong (born Lance Edward Gunderson, September 18, 1971) is an American former professional road racing cyclist. Armstrong is the 1993 professional world champion, and had won the Tou...

3/14/2007 4/25/2017

Allison Rebecca Stokke (born March 22, 1989) is an American track and field athlete and fitness model. She broke a number of American records for high school pole vaulting. At the age of seventeen, i...

4/24/2017 4/25/2017

Edward Bruce Pitblado MP (1896 - 1977)

Edward Bruce Pitblado (23 February 1896 – 2 December 1977) was a British Canadian ice hockey player who competed in the 1924 Winter Olympics for the United Kingdom. Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Pitb...

4/10/2017 4/10/2017

Randy was the son of Adelaide Candler Tucker and Stanley Randolph Tucker, Sr. Raised in Jacksonville, Florida, he loved spending time on the beach and was an avid surfer. He was inducted into the J...

4/10/2017 4/10/2017

Brendan Shanahan MP

Boston, MA, United States

Former NHL hockey player. The son of Irish parents, Rosaleen and Donal, he also excelled in lacrosse. He grew up in Mimico, Ontario, a neighbourhood of Etobicoke (now Toronto), where he attended St. ...

1/31/2011 4/5/2017

Elizabeth Beisel MP

Gainesville, Alachua County, Florida, United States

Elizabeth Beisel is an American competition swimmer who specializes in backstroke and individual medley events. Beisel placed second in the 400m individual medley at the 2016 US Olympic Swimming Trials...

7/14/2012 4/5/2017

Kerri Walsh-Jennings MP

"Kerri Walsh-Jennings"

Hermosa Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States

Kerri Lee Walsh-Jennings, better known as Kerri Walsh, is an American professional beach volleyball player. Along with teammate Misty May-Treanor, she won the gold medal in women's beach volleyball a...

7/13/2012 4/5/2017

Katie Ledecky MP

Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland, United States

Katie Ledecky is an American competition swimmer, Olympic gold medalist, and nine-time world champion. She is the current world record-holder in the 400-, 800-, and 1,500-meter freestyle (long course)....

5/16/2016 4/5/2017

Maik Kotsar MP

Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, United States

Maik Kotsar is an Estonian basketball player. He was a member of the Estonia U18 National Team that competed at the 2014 FIBA European Championship. In 2016, he began playing forward for the University...

11/13/2007 4/2/2017

Donald Arthur Schollander (born April 30, 1946) is an American former competition swimmer, five-time Olympic champion, and former world record-holder in four events. He won a total of five gold medal...

3/22/2017 3/30/2017

Robert Willis "Jack" Morey, Jr. (born August 23, 1936 in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American competition rower and Olympic champion. He competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, where he recei...

3/22/2017 3/30/2017

James Price McLane, Jr. (born September 13, 1930) is an American former competition swimmer, three-time Olympic champion, and former world record-holder. McLane represented the United States as a 1...

3/22/2017 3/29/2017

John Birnie Marshall MP (1930 - 1957)

John Birnie Marshall (29 March 1930 – 31 January 1957) was an Australian competitive swimmer of the 1940s and 1950s who won a silver medal in the 1500-metre and a bronze medal in the 400-metre freest...

3/22/2017 3/29/2017

H. L. Matthews MP (1889 - 1975)

Howard Lynn Matthews, usually known as Matty Matthews or H. L. Matthews, was a minor league baseball player and boxing, baseball, and track and field coach at The Citadel, The Military College of Sou...

1/2/2015 3/24/2017

Wesley Oler MP (1891 - 1980)

Wesley Marion Oler, Jr. (December 15, 1891 – April 5, 1980) was an American baseball player and track and field athlete who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics. Biography He was born in Baltimor...

11/29/2012 3/23/2017

Wellington Leal "Megaton" Dias is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu (BJJ) practitioner, and an official black belt representative of the Royler Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Association. Wellington originally trained under R...

3/19/2017 3/20/2017

Mackenzie Lynne Dern (born March 24, 1993) is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner and mixed martial artist. IBJJF ranks Mackenzie as the number one female black belt in brazilian jiu-jitsu. She holds ...

3/19/2017 3/20/2017

Chuck Connors MP (1921 - 1992)

He played Professional Basketball (NBA) for Boston Celtics as a Center in 1946. He was first NBA player to shatter a backboard while playing for Boston Celitics. In 1949 he joined Brooklyn Dodgers ...

3/13/2009 3/18/2017

Eliot Zborowski From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: William Eliot Morris Zborowski, Count de Montsaulvain (1858 – April 1, 1903) was a racing driver. Born in Elizabethtown, New Jersey, USA, he w...

5/5/2009 3/17/2017

Harlan Page MP (1887 - 1965)

Harlan Orville "Pat" Page (March 20, 1887 – November 23, 1965) was an American football, basketball, and baseball player and coach. He was one of basketball's first star players in the early 1900s. T...

3/17/2017 3/17/2017

Analeigh Christian Tipton (born November 9, 1988) is an American figure skater, actress, and fashion model. She is noted for placing third on Cycle 11 of America's Next Top Model and for her roles in...

8/8/2009 3/16/2017

William Theodore "Bill" Walton III (born November 5, 1952) is an American retired basketball player and television sportscaster. Walton achieved superstardom playing for John Wooden's powerhouse UCLA...

7/8/2009 3/16/2017

Career Alexis began her NHRA career in 2005, initially competing in the Super Gas category before moving into a rear engine Super Comp dragster. Eight months after her NHRA debut, she went on to wi...

3/16/2017 3/16/2017

Dolph Schayes MP (1928 - 2015)

Adolph "Dolph" Schayes (May 19, 1928 – December 10, 2015) was an American professional basketball player and coach in the National Basketball Association (NBA). A top scorer and rebounder, he was a 1...

12/14/2015 3/16/2017

Kevin Edward McHale (born December 19, 1957) is an American retired professional basketball player who played his entire professional career for the Boston Celtics. He is also a Basketball Hall of Fa...

8/6/2007 3/16/2017

Krešimir (Krešo) Ćosić MP (1948 - 1995)

The late Croatian basketball superstar Kresimir Cosic became only the third international player ever elected to the world's Basketball Hall of Fame, located in Springfield, Massachusetts, the birthpla...

4/27/2012 3/16/2017

David Bing (born November 24, 1943) is an American businessman, retired Hall of Fame basketball player, and former mayor of Detroit, Michigan. After starring at Syracuse University, Bing played 12 ...

10/19/2009 3/16/2017

Dave DeBusschere MP (1940 - 2003)

David Albert DeBusschere (October 16, 1940 – May 14, 2003) was an American professional National Basketball Association player and coach and Major League baseball player. In 1996, DeBusschere was nam...

8/28/2010 3/16/2017

Ed Whitlock MP (1931 - 2017)

"Ed"

The following is his obituary: WHITLOCK, Edward Frederick - (March 6, 1931 - March 13, 2017) - Passed away peacefully at Princess Margaret Hospital on March 13, 2017 at the age of 86. Edward le...

3/15/2017 3/15/2017

John R. Roethlisberger MP

Falcon Heights, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States

John Roethlisberger is a retired gymnast best known for having one of the most prolific American gymnastics careers, male or female. He is a three-time Olympian, representing the U.S. at the 1992 Olymp...

9/13/2012 3/9/2017

Ryan Lochte MP

Daytona Beach, Florida, United States

Ryan Lochte (/ˈlɒkti/, LOCK-tee ) is an American competitive swimmer and an 11-time Olympic medalist (five gold, three silver, three bronze). His seven individual Olympic medals rank near the top in me...

6/2/2012 3/6/2017

Courtney Kupets MP

Athens, Clarke County, Georgia, United States

Courtney Kupets is an American gymnast. She is best known for her 2003 and 2004 all-around national championships; her membership on the 2002 and 2003 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships and 2004 O...

8/22/2012 3/5/2017

Ashley Kupets MP

Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States

Ashley Kupets is a former all-around gymnast for the University of Georgia GymDogs, where she was a five-time All-American gymnast. She was also a member of the U.S. National Team from 1999-2000 and ag...

8/22/2012 3/5/2017

Paul Runyan MP (1908 - 2002)

Paul Scott Runyan (July 12, 1908 – March 17, 2002) was an American professional golfer. Among the world's best players in the mid-1930s, he won two PGA Championships, and is a member of the World Gol...

3/4/2017 3/4/2017

Dale Ruplinger, who turns 50 in February, was no more than a day or two old when his mother, Deloras, watched him do something that was prophetic of what the future held for her little boy. One...

3/2/2017 3/2/2017

Shani Davis is an Olympic champion speedskater from the United States. At the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy, Davis became the first Black athlete (from any nation) to win a gold medal in an in...

8/1/2013 3/1/2017

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Jacoby McCabe Ellsbury (born September 11, 1983) is an American professional baseball center fielder for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball (MLB). He p...

9/19/2015 2/22/2017