Nikolay Kamenskiy was born on born October 17, 1931 in Moscow, and died on July 21, 2017. He was a Soviet former ski jumper. Kamenskiy competed in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Kamenskiy won a silver medal in the individual large hill at the 1962 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Zakopane. He also ..
Billy Cook was born on June 26, 1940 and died on July 2, 2017. He was a footballer. Cook played seven times for the Australia national association football team. He played his youth football for Galston Amateurs and Ardrossan Winton Rovers before signing with Kilmarnock in 1959. Cook played ten matches for Kilmarnock before moving ..
Ataullah Behmanesh was born on April 13, 1923 and died on July 2, 2017. He was an Iranian wrestler and sports journalist. He is one of the oldest and most prominent Iranian sports reporters. Behmanesh conducted the first live sports report in Iran from Radio in 1958 to compete in Iranian and Iraqi national Sport ..
Ibrahim “Ibra” Agbo Lache was born on February 1, 1987 and died on July 1, 2017. He was a amateur football player and coach. Agbo operated as a defender. Agbo was from Douala in Cameroon and was eligible to play for the Cameroon national football team but chose to play for Equatorial Guinea after a ..
Sergio Sorrentino was born on July 19, 1924 and died on July 1, 2017. He was an Italian sailor. Sorrentino competed in the 1956 Summer Olympics and in the 1964 Summer Olympics. Sergio Sorrentino passed away at 92 ..
Allan Douglas Hunter was born in 1922, in Christchurch and died on July 12, 2017. He was a New Zealand rugby union player and schoolteacher. Hunter played provincial rugby for Hawke’s Bay, and was principal of both Upper Hutt College and Burnside High School. His university studies were interrupted by World War II. Hunter was ..
Liviu Giurgian was born on July 26, 1962 and died on July 12, 2017. He was a retired Romanian athlete. Giurgian specialized in the sprint hurdles. Giurgian represented his country at two outdoor and two indoor World Championships. Giurgian’s personal bests were 13.47 seconds in the 110 metres hurdles (+0.9 m/s, Bucharest 1986) and 7.53 ..
Gert Trinklein was born on June 19, 1949 and died on July 11, 2017. He was a German football player. From the year 1969 to 1978, Trinklein appeared in 230 matches for Eintracht Frankfurt. During 1979, Gert moved to the USA, becoming the third German soccer pro besides Franz Beckenbauer and Gerd Müller. As of ..
Paolo Ferreri was born on January 2, 1948 and died on July 14, 2017. He was known as Paul Ferreri. He was an Italian/Australian professional super fly/bantam/super bantam/feather/super featherweight boxer. He was known in the era of the 1970s and ’80s. Paul won the Australian bantamweight title, Australian featherweight title, Australian super featherweight title, holding ..
Thomas Gordon Mitchell was born on August 22, 1944 and died on July 16, 2017. He was a college and professional American football player. Tom stood at 6’2″, 219 lb (99 kg). tight end from Bucknell University, Mitchell played one season (1966) for the American Football League’s Oakland Raiders, and ten seasons (1968–1977) in the ..