December 15, 2003: Gil Voiney passed at in Hyeres (France)..
Gilles Voiney (Gil’s son) wrote: My father was born in France (Pont de Roide) on the 26 November 1928, he died in Hyeres (France) the 15th December 2003; His tall was 1m89 and 120 kg . He started in the French team of wrestling (amateur) and was champion of France in the heavy weight in 1956 . Then he become champion of the world in 12/1961 against Lucky Simunovich (American man). I have a project with my son to build a web site on his career with some photos and many articles;