Deaths in Sport on April 7

  • 1968 James "Jim" Clark, Scottish F1 Indianapolis 500 winner and World Champion (1963 & 1965), dies in an accident during a race at Hockenheim, Germany at 32
  • 1971 Charles F Pahud de Mortanges, (Olympic gold 1928, 32), dies at 74
  • 1982 Harald Ertl, Austrian racing driver (b. 1948)
  • 1993 S C (Billy) Griffith, cricketer (England 1948-49, MCC sect), dies
  • 1994 Albert Gu├░mundsson, Icelandic footballer and politician (b. 1923)
  • 1997 Luis Aloma, Cuban baseball player (b. 1923)
  • 2005 Bob Kennedy, American baseball player and manager (b. 1920)
  • 2005 Cliff Allison, British racing driver (b. 1932)