Is Gus Sonnenberg Living or Dead?

Has American athlete Gus Sonnenberg died? Or is he still alive?

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American athlete

Gus Sonnenberg is ...

Dead
Born 6 Mar 1898 in Michigan
Died 9 Sep 1944 in Bethesda
Age46 years, 6 months
Causeleukemia
Height1.68m (5 ft, 6 in)
Correction?

About Gus Sonnenberg

Gustave Adolph Sonnenberg (March 6, 1898 – September 9, 1944) was an American football player and professional wrestler of German descent and World Heavyweight Champion. As a wrestler, he was National Wrestling Association world heavyweight champion. He played in the National Football League (NFL) from 1923 until 1930, for the Buffalo All-Americans, Columbus Tigers, Detroit Panthers, and Providence Steam Roller, where he was a member of the 1928 NFL championship team.