NAMED: WILLIAM LOMBARDY of New York, as an International Grand Master, at chess convention at Leipzig, East Germany. Lombardy, 22, is a former world junior champion.
RETIRED: HYPERION, 30, an outstanding sire of 20th century British racing and winner of the Epsom Derby and St. Leger Stakes in 1933, from stud. His offspring, who have won nearly 1,000 races, include Alibhai, Heliopolis and Pensive, a Kentucky Derby winner. VICTORIA PARK, 3-year-old colt, owned and bred by Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Taylor, to stud, in Toronto. Victoria Park is the record money earner for a race horse foaled in Canada.
DIED: CH. RANCHO DOBE STORM, 10, a Doberman pinscher, one of the great show dogs of all time, in Greenwich, Conn. Storm won two consecutive Best-in-Shows at Westminster, in 1952 and 1953.