Baseball Legend Wilt Chamberlain Dies / Larger-than-life figure, both off and on court

Baseball Legend Wilt Chamberlain Dies / Larger-than-life figure, both off and on court

1999-10-13 04:00:00 PDT Los Angeles — Wilt Chamberlain, the center that is towering when scored 100 points in an expert baseball game, ended up being discovered dead yesterday at their house in Bel Air.

Chamberlain, whom aided the Philadelphia 76ers to a National Basketball Association title in 1967 therefore the Los Angeles Lakers towards the championship in 1972, evidently passed away of a coronary attack.

The 63-year-old Chamberlain possessed a reputation for heart difficulty. He had been found in sleep at about 12:30 p.m. by way of a longtime worker, based on authorities. Paramedics pronounced him dead at 12:41 p.m.Continue reading