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People in the world of sports inspire us in their pursuit of excellence. The death of an athlete or coach can conjure memories of their past accomplishments and create a collective sense of loss and nostalgia. This memorial site was created to honor and remember athletes, coaches and managers from a wide variety of sports, as well as the journalists and broadcasters who have celebrated their achievements.
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9/23/1913 - 5/21/2016

Remembering the life, death and sports legacy of Sandor Tarics

Sandor Tarics, the oldest living Olympic champion, died May 21, according to the Hungarian Olympic Committee. He was 102. Tarics was a member of the Hungarian water polo team that won gold at the 1936 Summer Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany. His team also won gold at the International University Games in 1933, 1935, 1937, and 1939. Hungarian teams have frequently been water polo winners, having won nine Olympic gold medals between 1932 and 2008. Born in Budapest, Hungary, Sept. 23,...
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