The nba legend s death sparked headlines across the globe. Business insider emails alerts site highlights.
This is how news outlets from the los angeles times to the belgium s demorgen covered bryant s death on their front pages.
Kobe bryant death newspaper cover. Nba legend kobe bryant died in a helicopter crash on january 26 at the age of 41. On sunday the sports world was rocked by the death of los angeles lakers legend kobe bryant bryant along with his 13 year old daughter gianna and seven others were killed in a helicopter crash. Kobe bryant was a star not just in the united states where he became an icon for the los angeles lakers but around the world too.
His 13 year old daughter gianna was also on board. Kobe bryant s shocking death forced major tv news and sports outlets to scramble on sunday to cover the helicopter crash in southern california that took the life of the legendary 41 year old. The front page of la opinión monday jan.
Here s a selection of newspaper front pages. Front page of the los angeles times monday jan. Fans gather outside staples center in los angeles to mourn the death of kobe bryant after news spread that bryant and his daughter gianna were among the nine killed in a helicopter crash in calabasas.
The washington post said reporter felicia sonmez s poor judgment in sharing a link to an article about the 2003 rape allegations against kobe bryant had undermined the work of her colleagues. The deaths of los angeles lakers star kobe bryant his daughter gianna and seven others in a helicopter made headlines on both coasts and in between. The world is mourning the death of lakers legend kobe bryant whose influence reached basketball fans around the globe.
One day after bryant died in a helicopter crash in california on sunday. A smiling bryant from a photo in 2005 appears on the front page of his hometown tabloid which says kobe and lists his birth and death years. All nine passengers died.
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