Herb Brooks

 

 

Age: 66

 

Summary: hockey coach who lead the U.S. Olympic team to the "Miracle on Ice" victory over the Soviet Union in the 1980 Olympics, who went on to coach in the NHL from 1981 to 1998 for the North Stars, Devils and Rangers, and who was inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame in 1990.

 

 

Cause of Death: Car accident

 

Born: August 5, 1937

 

Died: August 11, 2003

 

Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota