On This Day

Deaths in Sport in September 1924

  • Sep 10 Walter Lees, English cricket fast bowler (5 Tests, 26 wickets), dies at 48
  • Sep 15 Frank Chance, American baseball player, manager and "Tinkers to Evers to Chance", dies at 47
  • Sep 19 Alick Bannerman, Australian cricketer (28 Tests for Australia 1878-93, 1108 runs), dies at 70