On This Day

December 19, 2002 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Deaths in Sport

  • Arthur Rowley, English soccer forward (most goals in English league football, 434 from 619 games; Leicester City, Shrewsbury Town), dies at 76
  • Will Hoy, English auto racer (British Touring Car C'ship 1991), dies from a brain tumour at 50
2002 in Sport