Deaths in Sport in 1928

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  • Jan 6 Alvin C Kraenzlein, track star (Olympic-4 gold-1900), dies at 51
  • Feb 1 Hughie Jennings, American baseball player and manager (b. 1869)
  • Apr 5 Roy Kilner, cricketer (9 Tests for England 1924-26), dies at 38
  • Sep 25 Karl Schneider, cricketer (South Aust bat), dies of leukaemia at 23
  • Oct 16 Septimus Kinneir, cricketer (Test for Eng), dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Nov 6 Arnold Rothstein, American gambler and mobster (fixed 1919 World Series), dies of gunshot wounds at 46

Businessman, Gambler, and Mobster Arnold Rothstein
Businessman, Gambler, and Mobster
Arnold Rothstein
  • Dec 21 Harry Butt, cricketer (England wicket-keeper v South Africa 1895-96), dies