Deaths in Sport on April 11

  • 1908 Henry Bird, English Chess player and author (b. 1829)
  • 1918 Arthur Ochse, cricketer (WW I played for South Africa in 1889 aged 19), dies
  • 1953 Kid Nichols, American baseball player, dies at 83
  • 1985 Bunny Ahearne, British ice hockey promoter (b. 1900)
  • 1990 Harold Ballard, Canadian ice hockey club owner and executive (b. 1903)
  • 2005 Lucien Laurent, French footballer (b. 1907)
  • 2013 Grady Hatton, American baseball player and manager, dies from natural causes at 90
  • 2014 Bill Henry, American baseball player (Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds), dies from a heart attack at 86