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It's rare for a boxer to live so long, but after 99 years of life, German former heavyweight boxing legend Max Schmeling has died.

This story caught my eye, not because I'm a huge Max Schmeling fan, or even a fan of boxing in general. Not in the least.

Schmeling is familiar to me because he is the answer to a number of "Sports and Leisure" questions in the very first edition of Trivial Pursuit. How many times did I land on the end of that spoke on the TP board, confident that if nothing else, surely I'd be able to pick up the orangish-red piece of pie, only to have my hopes dashed by a Max Schmeling question!?


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