Deaths in Sport in 1908

  • Apr 20 Henry Chadwick, English-American baseball pioneer, developed 1st rule book, dies at 85
  • May 24 Old Tom Morris, Scottish golfer (b. 1821)
  • May 31 C L "Boy" Johnson, cricketer (Test for South Africa 1895-96), dies
  • Jul 20 Demetrius Vikelas, Greek author, president of the International Olympic Committee (b. 1835)