Jesus Gil y Gil



Age: 71


Summary: flamboyant owner of the Atletico de Madrid football (soccer) team known as the "George Steinbrenner of Spain" who was known for firing his coaches at a rapid rate (he went through 23 coaches in 16 years) and whose team won the Spanish League just once during his tenure.



Cause of Death: Complications from a stroke


Born: March 11, 1933


Died: May 14, 2004


Location: Madrid, Spain