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Posted 27 September 2014 - 01:54 PM

Dorothy Tyler, who as Dorothy Odam, was the first British woman to win an Olympic medal, has died aged 94.

CaptainChorizo

Posted 06 August 2014 - 10:36 AM

Angela Nemeth Winner of a Gold Medal for Hungary at the 1968 Olympics is dead at 68

Bibliogryphon

Posted 17 July 2014 - 12:05 PM

View PostCaptainChorizo, on 17 July 2014 - 09:52 AM, said:

Alice Coachman Dead at 90
Became the 1st black woman to win an Olympic Gold Medal when she won the high jump in 1948

Very shocked that this is not being given more prominence on the BBC you have to drill down into the World sections.

Important sporting milestone.

Poor show BBC.

CaptainChorizo

Posted 17 July 2014 - 09:52 AM

Alice Coachman Dead at 90
Became the 1st black woman to win an Olympic Gold Medal when she won the high jump in 1948

Phantom

Posted 10 June 2014 - 03:19 PM

U.S. gold medalist swimmer Amy Van Dyken has severed her spinal cord in a quad bike accident

CaptainChorizo

Posted 04 June 2014 - 06:51 AM

Valentin Mankin Winner of Gold Medals for sailing in 1968,72 and 80 for USSR is dead at 75 from cancer.

Bibliogryphon

Posted 02 May 2014 - 11:14 AM

Roger Bannister reveals he has Parkinson's disease

But doesn't mention how proud he would be to be included in the 2015 Deathlist....


...Odd that

Rotten Ali

Posted 01 May 2014 - 06:34 PM

It's a real shame that, if you are all over the place, you are still here posting shite!

Guest

Posted 01 May 2014 - 02:10 PM

Also I forgot to post the link http://www.nytimes.c...obituaries&_r=0 I'm all over the place today !

Guest

Posted 01 May 2014 - 02:09 PM

Sorry, that should of course say 'fastest' not 'fatest' . Must learn to type more slowly :unsure:

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