The purpose of this site is to provide information about athletes and sports figures who have died. It is intended to be an educational site; a place where you can come to remember some of your favorite players from the past, and learn a little about how they played and how they died.
There are currently 945 dead athletes listed on this site and the site is constantly being updated so check back often.
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The information in this site is believed to be accurate, but the accuracy is not guaranteed.