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Who was Kenny Moore and what was his cause of death? Tributes Pour In As “American olympic athlete” dead at 78

Who was Kenny Moore and what was his cause of death? Tributes Pour In As “American olympic athlete” dead at 78: Legendary American athlete and journalist Kenny Moore is no more in this world. It is the saddest news in today’s headlines. The entire sports world has been mourning his death right now. Since the news of his death came out, all his fans and admirers are extremely saddened and heartbroken. The news of his death has come out as a big shock to everyone. Kenny Moore was one of the most famous and renowned Olympic road running athletes and journalists. His family needs our concern and peace after his death. Through this article, we are going to give you all details about Kenny Moore and his life. Follow More Update On


Kenny Moore Cause of Death?

According to the reports, an athlete and journalist Kenny Moore passed away on 04 May 2022 at the age of 78 in Kailua, Hawaii. However, the cause of his death is not confirmed yet. However, the news of his death was confirmed by his beloved wife, Connie Johnston Moore. As per the statement of Connie Moore, she found him dead peacefully early morning at about 7 am, as he stopped breathing. But Kenny’s wife has not revealed any specific disease or health issues behind his death. Our deepest condolences to his family and friends.


Who was Kenny Moore?

Talking about Kenny Moore, then he was an American Olympic road running athlete and journalist who was born on 01 December 1943 in Portland, Oregon, US. He was renowned for running the marathon at the Summer Olympics in 1968 and 1972, finishing 4th. He went to the North Eugene High School in Eugene Oregon. He also studied at the University of Oregon where he raced for the Oregon  Ducks under coach Bill Bowerman. After retiring from the track, he became a journalist and screenwriter. He was one of the athletes who pushed for the Amateur Sports Act of 1978.

How did Kenny Moore die?

He was best known for his book in the year 2007 which is about his former coach titled Bowerman and the Men of Oregon. He was also the author of Best Efforts: World Class Runners and Races. In 2019, he was also honored in the Oregon Sports Hall of Fame. Talking about his personal life, he was first married to a lady named  Roberta Conlan in the year 1968. She had made several public appearances with Kenny. After 11 years of their marriage, the couple separated in the year 1979. At the time of his death, he was married to her dear wife, Connie Johnston Moore. Kenny Moore died on 04 May 2022 at the age of 78. May his soul Rest In Peace.

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