Lothar Emmerich

 

 

Age: 61

 

Summary: German soccer player remembered for one kick he made in the 1966 World Cup final against England who in the closing seconds of regulation kicked the ball at a seemingly impossible angle and speed to teammate Wolfgang Weber who put it in the goal and forced overtime (England eventually won).

 

 

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

 

Born: November 29, 1941

 

Died: August 14, 2003

 

Location: Dortmund, Germany