Deaths in Sport in March 2006

  • Mar 1 Peter Osgood, English footballer (b. 1947)
  • Mar 4 Roman Ogaza, Polish footballer (b. 1952)

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Mar 6 Kirby Puckett, American MLB player (Minnesota Twins), dies of a stroke at 45

MLB Center Fielder Kirby Puckett
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Kirby Puckett
  • Mar 11 Bernie "Boom Boom" Geoffrion, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1931)
  • Mar 13 Jimmy Johnstone, Scottish footballer (b. 1944)
  • Mar 15 Red Storey, Canadian football player and hockey referee (b. 1918)
  • Mar 17 Ray Meyer, American basketball coach (b. 1913)
  • Mar 26 Paul Dana, American race car driver (b. 1975)
  • Mar 30 Red Hickey, American football coach (b. 1917)