Today's Deaths in Sport

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  • 1935 Hylton Philipson, cricketer (England keeper in 5 Tests 1892-95), dies
  • 1944 Roger Bresnahan, American baseball player (b. 1879)
  • 1980 Stanislawa Walasiewicz [Stella Walsh], Polish-born American sprinter (Olympic gold 1932), dies shot during an armed robbery, at 69
  • 2003 Iggy Katona, American race car driver (b. 1916)
  • 2011 Sócrates, Brazilian footballer (b. 1954)
  • 2012 Miguel Calero, Colombia footballer, dies from cerebral thrombosis at 41