Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins
Alex Higgins was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on March 18th 1949 as Alexander Gordon Higgins. Alex played professional snooker for nearly 30 years, winning the World Championship twice and the Irish Professional Championship five times.
Sadly, Alex passed away on July 24th 2010. Our deepest sympathies go to his friends and family.
Users of Facebook may like to visit a tribute page to Alex.