Deaths in Sport in 1914

  • Apr 1 Rube Waddell, baseballer, dies at 37 of TB
  • May 13 R E Foster, only dual England captain at cricket & soccer, dies
  • Jun 15 A G Steel, cricketer (13 Tests, 29 wkts, Eng capt 1886), dies
  • Jul 30 Albert Trott, cricketer (3 Tests for Aus, 2 for Eng), commits suicide
  • Aug 7 B B (Bransby) Cooper, cricketer (Test for Australia), dies
  • Sep 29 Jean Bouin, French marathoner (Olympic-silver-1912), dies in battle
  • Dec 21 A O Jones, cricketer (12 Tests for England 1899-1909), dies