Rob McCall


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Rob McCall

Rob McCall Death

Rob passed away on November 15, 1991 at the age of 33 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Rob's cause of death was brain cancer due to aids.

Rob McCall death quick facts:
  • When did Rob McCall die?

    November 15, 1991
  • How did Rob McCall die? What was the cause of death?

    Brain cancer due to aids
  • How old was Rob McCall when died?

  • Where did Rob McCall die? What was the location of death?

    Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Rob McCall Birthday and Date of Death

Rob McCall was born on September 14, 1958 and died on November 15, 1991. Rob was 33 years old at the time of death.

Birthday: September 14, 1958
Date of Death: November 15, 1991
Age at Death: 33

Rob McCall - Biography

Robert "Rob" McCall, CM (September 14, 1958 – November 15, 1991) was a Canadian ice dancer. With partner Tracy Wilson, he was the 1988 Olympic bronze medalist.McCall was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He moved to Toronto when he teamed up with Tracy Wilson.McCall competed with Marie McNeil early in his career. They were the 1975 Canadian novice silver medalists, 1977 Canadian junior national champions, 1978 & 1979 Canadian senior bronze medalists, 1980 silver medalists, and the 1981 national champions. They placed 13th at the 1980 World Figure Skating Championships and the 1981 World Figure Skating Championships.Following that season, McCall teamed up with Tracy Wilson and skated with her until his death. They were the 1982-1988 Canadian national champions and three-time World bronze medalists. They placed 8th at the 1984 Winter Olympics and won the bronze medal at the 1988 Winter Olympics.They turned professional in 1988 and skated professionally together. They toured with Stars On Ice, and won the World Professional Figure Skating Championships in 1989. In 1988, Wilson and McCall were made a Member of the Order of Canada.In March 1990, McCall became critically ill with pneumonia in Portland, Maine while touring in a show with Brian Boitano and Katarina Witt, and was diagnosed with AIDS. He initially kept the nature of his illness a secret because he hoped to be able to continue to skate professionally in the United States, which at that time had restrictive immigration and customs laws barring persons with AIDS. However, his health deteriorated and he died of AIDS-related brain cancer on November 15, 1991 at age 33. It was an open secret that he was gay.