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Astin said in a phone interview...mother died at age 69... said she had dealt with a multitude of ailments over the years, including emphysema after years of smoking.
Mar 29, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 29, 2016 22:14
[UK] Johan Cruyff dies aged 68 after Holland and Barcelona legend loses cancer battle as tributes pour in for one of football's icons
Cruyff was a heavy smoker until undergoing major heart surgery in 1991 while manager of Barcelona...After that scare he observed: 'Football gave me everything in this life, tobacco almost took it all away.'
Mar 24, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 29, 2016 19:35
Aged 73, passed away peacefully in Ajijic, Mexico after prolonged health issues...Skill at lobbying propelled him to his own government consulting firm 'The Rothwell Group', representing the Canadian Tobacco Manufacturers' Council
Mar 23, 2016 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Mar 28, 2016 14:17
has died aged 68... *Cruyff was a chain-smoker for much of his career but gave up the habit after a double heart bypass in 1991 while still coaching Barcelona. He subsequently lent his image to an anti-smoking campaign under the slogan "Soccer gave me eve
Mar 24, 2016 Reuters
added Mar 25, 2016 13:08
He also led a long -- and, he said, frustrating -- campaign to discourage the use of smokeless tobacco, the dangers of which he would discuss with players on annual visits to teams during spring training.
Mar 23, 2016 Bloomberg News
added Mar 23, 2016 22:18
Then Garagiola, as he often does, turned the conversation to his fight against the use of smokeless tobacco, and nobody laughed. "Here's the guy you should emulate," Garagiola said, his voice rising as he points to Mays... Emulate him, not some guy who ha
Mar 23, 2016 San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Mar 23, 2016 22:17
a leader in the fight against smokeless tobacco, working with NSTEP -- the National Spit Tobacco Education Program -- and traveling to each Major League camp during Spring Training to educate players about the dangers of tobacco and oral cancer
Mar 23, 2016 CBS Sports
added Mar 23, 2016 21:51
Warning of the risk of cancer, he campaigned vigorously against the use of chewing tobacco.
Mar 23, 2016 New York Times
added Mar 23, 2016 21:49
‘She was always full of life': Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi reflects on Big Ang as reality stars gather to celebrate Mob Wives star after losing battle to cancer
Rapper Joe Budden spent two weeks with Big Ang for the Couples Therapy TV show....And he said that following Ang’s death he had given up smoking... Ang’s sister, Janine Detore said she had no regrets in life except not giving up smoking sooner.
Mar 10, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 10, 2016 20:46
The Miami-Dade Circuit judge who presided over the landmark trial that delivered a $145 billion verdict against the tobacco industry has died, the court confirmed Thursday. Retired Judge Robert Kaye died Feb. 8 in Ocala at age 86, according to the Miam
Mar 4, 2016 floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Mar 4, 2016 17:51