Deaths in Sport in October 2007

  • M 1
  • T 2
  • W 3
  • T 4
  • F 5
  • S 6
  • S 7
  • M 8
  • T 9
  • W 10
  • T 11
  • F 12
  • S 13
  • S 14
  • M 15
  • T 16
  • W 17
  • T 18
  • F 19
  • S 20
  • S 21
  • M 22
  • T 23
  • W 24
  • T 25
  • F 26
  • S 27
  • S 28
  • M 29
  • T 30
  • W 31
  • 1st Al Oerter, American discus thrower (b. 1936) (Olympics-gold-56, 60, 64, 68) dies aged 71
  • 2nd Tex Coulter, American football player (b. 1924)
  • 7th Norifumi Abe, Japanese motorcycle racer (b. 1975)
  • 19th Michael Maidens, English footballer with Hartlepool United (b. 1987)
  • 20th Max McGee, American football player (b. 1932)
  • 26th Nicolae Dobrin, Romanian footballer (b. 1947)
  • 30th John Woodruff, American athlete (b. 1915)
  • 31st Ray Gravell, Welsh rugby union footballer (b. 1951)