Deaths in Sport in 1923

  • Jan 1 Willie Keeler, American Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (highest career AB-per-strikeout ratio in MLB history), dies of tuberculosis at 50
  • May 30 Charles Fichardt, cricketer (South African batsman in 2 Tests 1892-96), dies
  • Jun 26 Edward Rae, cricketer (introduced cricket into Russian Lapland), dies
  • Oct 12 A P "Bunny" Lucas, cricketer (five Tests for England 1879-82), dies
  • Nov 25 Syd Callaway, cricket all-round (3 Tests for Australia 1891-95), dies