Today's Deaths in Sport

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  • 1939 Tom McKibbin, cricketer (5 Tests for Aust 1895-1898, 17 wkts), dies
  • 1961 William "Dummy" Hoy, professional baseball player, dies at 99
  • 1968 Jess Willard, Heavyweight boxing champ (1915-19), dies at 86
  • 1991 Horatio Luro, US horse trainer (Northern Dancer), dies at 90
  • 1994 Mollie Doreen Phillips, British figure skater (Eur-bronze-33), dies at 87
  • 2003 Keith Magnuson, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1947)
  • 2005 Stan Leonard, Canadian golfer (b. 1915)
  • 2005 Darrell Russell, American football player (b. 1976)
  • 2006 Clay Regazzoni, Swiss Formula One driver, dies at 67
  • 2010 Bob Feller, American baseball player (b. 1918)
  • 2011 Andy Carey, third baseman for 1950s New York Yankees, dies at 80