Deaths in Sport in September 1956

  • Sep 7 Charles Burgess Fry, English athlete/cricketer/journalist, dies at 84
  • Sep 17 Mildred E "Babe" Didrikson Zaharias, (Olympic-gold-1932), dies at 42
  • Sep 27 Babe Didrikson-Zaharias, American Hall of Fame athlete, dies of colon cancer at 45