His 13 year old daughter gianna was also on board. Sharia washington s photo tribute to kobe bryant.
Bryant received several awards for his outstanding performance during his senior year at lower merion.
Usa today front page image today kobe bryant death. All nine passengers died. Kobe bryant daughter among 9 killed in crash usa today said on its front page. From every corner of the united states and in countries around the world newspapers paid tribute to basketball.
Visit insider s homepage for more stories. Usa today delivers current local and national news sports entertainment finance technology and more through award winning journalism photos videos and vr. These included being named naismith high school player of the year gatorade men s national basketball player of the year a mcdonald s all american a first team parade all american and a usa today all usa first team player.
Casket honoring kobe bryant is nothing people have ever seen schumer confirms spending 8 600 on cheesecake the designer behind the iconic lego mini figure has died hundreds of marsquakes. How newspaper front pages covered the death of basketball legend. Nba legend kobe bryant died in a helicopter crash on january 26 at the age of 41.
One of kobe bryant s sisters has posted emotional online photos of her brother with family through the years. Usa today published a front page article about the development of a covid 19 vaccine the same day kobe bryant s death was reported. Usa today newseum the paper also noted he was a five time champion and one of the nba s biggest.
Kobe bryant one of the most illustrious players in the history of basketball has died in a helicopter crash in california. Usa today among the others on board in addition to the pilot were. On january 26 2020 a sikorsky s 76b helicopter crashed in calabasas california around 30 miles 48 kilometres northwest of downtown los angeles en route from john wayne airport to camarillo airport nine people were on board.
Retired nba basketball player kobe bryant his 13 year old daughter gianna baseball coach john altobelli five other passengers and the pilot. This is how news outlets from the los angeles times to the belgium s demorgen covered bryant s death on their front pages.