Deaths in Sport on April 16

  • 1916 Tom Horan, cricketer (15 Tests for Aust, 471 runs, 11 wickets), dies
  • 1924 Jack Board, cricket wicket-keeper (Eng in 6 Tests 1898-1906), dies
  • 1938 Steve Bloomer, English footballer (b. 1874)
  • 1946 Arthur Chevrolet, Swiss-born race car driver and automobile designer (b. 1884)
  • 1981 Eric Hollies, cricketer (13 Tests for England, 44 wickets), dies
  • 1988 Clifford Roach, cricketer (16 Tests early in WI cricket history), dies
  • 2001 Alec Stock, English football manager (b. 1917)
  • 2007 Gaetan Duchesne, Canadian hockey player (b. 1962)
  • 2007 Maria Lenk, Brazilian swimmer and first Brazilian woman to compete in the Olympic Games (b. 1915)

Person of interestPat Summerall

2013 Pat Summerall, American NFL player and sportscaster, dies from cardiac arrest at 82

CBS, Fox, and ESPN Sportscaster Pat Summerall
CBS, Fox, and ESPN Sportscaster
Pat Summerall