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  1. Sport - Soccer - OBITUARY

    Luis Aragones, architect of Spain's soccer dominance, dies aged 75

    Posted Feb 01st 2014, 09:00pm by AP

    ... Luis Aragones 1938-2014 He led the team to Euro 2008 triumph, their first major title for 44 years, kick-starting an unprecedented run of success for the nation Architect of Spain's global dominance Luis Aragones, the former Spain coach who shaped the team's rise from perennial underachiever to global powerhouse with a long-awaited title at the 2008 European ...

  2. Sport - Soccer - OBITUARY

    'I'll always remember you, my friend'

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 10:50pm by ASSOCIATED PRESS

    ... Spain's royal family and Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy also sent telegrams to Vilanova's family and Barcelona. Vilanova became ill in November 2011, while still an assistant to Guardiola. ...

  3. News - World - OBITUARY

    Dissident who fought with Castro, then against him, dies

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by MCT

    ... to death after a 30-minute trial, but that was later reduced to 30 years' jail. He was finally freed in 1986, after serving 22 years in prison, following the intercession of Spain's then socialist prime minister, Felipe Gonzalez. Flown initially to Spain, he returned in 1987 to a warm welcome in Miami. His founding of Cambio Cubano, which advocated negotiations with Castro, dimmed ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - OBITUARY

    The good German- from enemy POW to beloved City 'legend'

    Posted Jul 21st 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... in La Llosa, near Valencia, Spain, where he lived. Trautmann had suffered two heart attacks this year, but appeared to have recovered well, the DFB said. Manchester City called Trautmann one ...

  5. News - World - OBITUARY

    Former fugitive 'King of Commodities' Marc Rich dies in Switzerland

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 07:47pm by Reuters

    ... villa on the Swiss lake, Rich maintained houses in Marbella in Spain and in Israel. Rich described himself as a keen tennis player, skier, alpinist and patron of the arts. Those who knew him ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - OBITUARY

    Esther Williams a star in the pool and on the silver screen

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... in Eden. Neither was successful. In 1961 Lamas directed her last film, Magic Fountain, in Spain. It was never released in America. When she published her autobiography in 1999, she titled ...



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