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Dick "Mad Dog" Buek
Birth: Nov. 4, 1929
California, USA
Death: Nov. 3, 1957
Nevada, USA

1940s and '50s Olympic downhill skier, later a daredevil stunt-pilot. Fiance of champion snow skier Jill Kinmont, who's tragic life-story was made into the inspirational hit Hollywood motion picture "The Other Side of the Mountain" (1975). Actor Beau Bridges played the role of Dick Buek in the film. Dick died in a plane crash at the young age of 27. 

Cause of death: Plane crash
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Originally Created by: A.J. Marik
Record added: Aug 15, 2002
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