On This Day

Deaths in Sport in 1889

  • Feb 12 Andrew Greenwood, English cricketer (batted in England's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies at 41
  • Apr 8 Henry Jupp, cricketer (scored 63 on Test debut for Engl in 1877), dies
  • Jul 30 Charles Absolom, cricketer (Test for Eng), dies in an accident