Antoine Craan

 

 

Age: 78

 

Summary: Haitian-born Canadian pioneering professional soccer player and a longtime soccer official who became one of the first two black players to play professional soccer in Quebec, Canada for the Le Tricolore de Montreal league in the 1950's.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed during an earthquake

 

Born: January 17, 1931

 

Died: January 12, 2010

 

Location: Port-au-Prince, Haiti