Birthplace: Birmingham, England
Location of death: Binton, Warwickshire, England
Cause of death: AIDS
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Gay 
Occupation: Figure Skating
Executive summary: Figure Skater, 1976 Olympic Gold Medalist
 Outed by Bild-Zeitung in the 1970s, largely without repercussions. For details see also Donald Spoto, "Alan Bates's secret gay affair with ice skater John Curry", The Daily Mail, 19 May 2007. The article is an extract from Otherwise Engaged: The Life of Alan Bates, to be published one month later.
Boyfriend: Alan Bates (actor, dated 1970s)
Olympic Gold Medal 1976 Figure Skating (men's singles)
BBC Sports Personality of the Year 1976
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