October 6, 2006 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Deaths in Sport


Person of interestBuck O'Neil

Buck O'Neil, American baseball player (Kansas City Monarchs, 1st African-American coach in Major League Baseball), dies at 94

Baseball Player and Coach Buck O'Neil
Baseball Player and Coach
Buck O'Neil
  • Puck Brouwer, Dutch athlete (b. 1930)
  • Valentin Muratov, Russian gymnast (4 gold, 1 silver medals 1952, 1956 Olympics), dies at 78