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Edward Frank Mierkowicz was born on March 6, 1924, in Wyandotte, Michigan, and died on May 19, 2017. He was nicknamed “Butch” and “Mouse,”. He was a Major League Baseball outfielder. He played with the Detroit Tigers and St. Louis Cardinals in a span of four seasons from 1945–1950. Ed Mierkowicz passed away at 93 ..

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David Sánchez Cantú was born on February 2, 1992, and died on May 19, 2017. He was a Mexican professional boxer. He was the winner of the WBA Interim Super Flyweight Title by defeating Breilor Teran in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. He died with his brother, fellow professional boxer Jonathan, after the car they were ..

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Wayne Harrison Walker was born on September 30, 1936, and died on May 19, 2017. He was an American professional football player and sports broadcaster. Walker played fifteen seasons with the Detroit Lions of the National Football League, as a linebacker and placekicker. Walker played in 200 regular season games, the second most for a ..

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Victor Dan Găureanu who was better known as Dan Găureanu was born on November 15, 1967, and died on May 20, 2017. He was a Romanian fencer. Victor Găureanu competed in the sabre events at the 1992 and 2000 Summer Olympics. Găureanu won the bronze medal at the 1999 World Fencing Championships after he was ..

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Lars-Erik Skiöld was born on March 19, 1952, in Malmö and died on May 22, 2017. He was a Swedish wrestler. Lars won an Olympic bronze medal in Greco-Roman wrestling in 1980. Lars-Erik Skiöld also competed at the 1976 Olympics, placing fourth. Skiöld won a silver medal at the 1977 World Wrestling Championships. Lars-Erik Skiöld ..

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Albert Bouvet was born on February 28, 1930, and died on May 20, 2017. He was a French professional cyclist. He won Paris–Tours in 1956 and remained the last Frenchman to win until Jacky Durand won in 1998. Albert Bouvet’s name is also associated with Paris–Roubaix, as an organizer and discoverer of new sections of ..

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