* Joe Robbie, 73, Miami Dolphins owner.
* Bronko Nagurski, 81, Chicago Bears Hall of Famer.
* Tony Conigliaro, 45, Boston Red Sox outfielder and youngest major-league player to hit 100 career home runs at age 22.
Hank Gathers, 23, one of only two Division I players to lead the nation in scoring and rebounding in the same season, after collapsing during a Loyola Marymount game.
* Joe Sewell, 91, a .312 lifetime major-league hitter.
* Gene Klein, 69, San Diego Chargers and racehorse owner.
Tom Harmon, 70, Heisman Trophy winner for Michigan and sportscaster.
* Johnny Neun, 89, Baltimorean and major-league infielder, manager and scout, one of only nine players to execute an unassisted triple play.
* Harold Ballard, 86, Toronto Maple Leafs owner.
* Bob Davies, 70, Basketball Hall of Famer.
Edward Steitz, 69, father of the three-point shot and other major rule changes in amateur basketball.
* Rocky Graziano, 71, middleweight boxing champion.
* Ted Tinling, 79, revolutionary women's tennis wear designer.
Charlie Keller, 73, Marylander and 13-year major-leaguer, mostly with the Yankees.
* Cookie Lavagetto, 77, Brooklyn Dodgers World Series hero.
* Larry Jackson, 59, 14-year major-league pitcher.
* Nat "Sweetwater" Clifton, 65, Harlem Globetrotters and National Basketball Association player.
* Larry O'Brien, 73, former NBA commissioner.
* Frank Sinkwich, 70, Heisman Trophy winner from the University of Georgia.
* Bo Diaz, 37, former major-league catcher, crushed by a satellite dish on the roof of his home.