Notable deaths of 2010
Olsen was a 14-time Pro Bowler and an interior lineman during his time with the Los Angeles Rams. The Pro Football Hall of Famer also had a second career as an actor on "Little House on the Prairie" from 1981 to 1983. Olsen was diagnosed with mesothelioma last year and died at a Los Angeles hospital. He was 69.
In this 2001 photo, Olsen is shown speaking in Urbandale, Iowa.