Margo Dydek dies at age 37, 1974-2011

May 26, 2011 9:40pm

Polish basketball player and former WNBA player Margo Dydek has passed away at the age of 37. Dydek died from complications from a heart attack she suffered a week ago in Brisbane, Australia.

She is known for being the tallest women’s basketball player measuring in at 7’2″.

Dydek was the No. 1 pick in the 1998 WNBA draft, selected by the now defunct Utah Starzz. (relocated to San Antonio in 2003 as the Silver Stars)



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