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Lubomir Kavalek, Czech Who Became U.S. Chess Champion, Dies at 77

New York Times
Dylan Loeb McClain Lubomir Kavalek, a chess grandmaster who fled Czechoslovakia after the 1968 Soviet invasion and, after moving to the United States, became a three-time national champion, died on Monday at his home in Reston, Va. He was 77. His wife, Irena Kavalek, said the cause was cancer. From......

Hank Aaron, legendary baseball slugger, dies at age 86

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Hank Aaron, the right fielder for the Atlanta Braves, shown in this close up photograph, was named to the National League All Star team for the 16th straight year. Bettmann | Getty Images Baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron, who......

Baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron Dies at 86

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTc4NDE0NDk3ODY0NjIzNzIw/hank-aaron-braves.jpg Jenna West Neil Leifer/Sports Illustrated Baseball lost one of its greatest legends on Friday when Hall of Famer Hank Aaron died at age 86. Additional details are not known at this time. Born on Feb. 5, 1934, in Mobile, Ala., Henry Louis “Hank” Aaron was one of eight children......

Zimbabwe’s foreign minister dies from Covid-19.

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe’s minister of foreign affairs and international trade, Sibusiso Busi Moyo, has died, the office of the president said on Wednesday. The cause was complications related to Covid-19. Mr. Moyo became the fourth high-ranking official......

Hall of Fame pitcher Don Sutton dies at 75

ESPN
Don Sutton, the longtime Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander who won over 300 games in his Hall of Fame career, died Monday, his son, Daron, announced on social media. He was 75. “Saddened to share that my dad passed away in his sleep last night,” Daron Sutton wrote on Twitter. “He......

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