DEAD: Bart Starr (aged 85)
American football quarterback, coach, and executive
Bryan Bartlett “Bart” Starr (born January 9, 1934–May 26, 2019) was a former professional American football player and coach. He played quarterback for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL) from 1956 through 1971. Starr is the only quarterback in NFL history to lead a team to three consecutive league championships (1965–1967). Starr trails only New England Patriotsquarterback Tom Brady for total NFL championships, with five. Starr led his team to victories in the first two Super Bowls: I and II. As the Packers’ head coach, he was less successful, compiling a 52–76–3 (.408) record from 1975 through 1983.
DEATH: Starr died May 26th, 2019 after failing health due to his stroke.