Deaths in Sport in 1930

  • Jan 28 Clarence Skelton Wimble, cricket (score pair in Test for S Af), dies
  • Mar 6 William Milton, cricketer (South African Test capt in 3 Tests 1889-92), dies
  • Jun 11 George Alexander, cricketer (two early Tests for Australia), dies
  • Jun 12 Dyce Willcocks, cricketer ("Grand Old Man" of Canadian cricket), dies
  • Jun 13 Henry Segrave, British racing driver who held land speed records and the water speed record (b. 1896)
  • Jul 14 W H Ashley, cricketer (Test South Africa, 7 wkts), dies
  • Aug 20 Charles Bannerman, cricketer (1st three Tests for Australia), dies
  • Sep 10 G A Faulkner, cricketer (South African googly all-rounder), commits suicide
  • Nov 11 W W Whysall, cricketer (4 Tests for England 1924-30), dies
  • Nov 27 J T Tyldesley, cricket (1661 runs in 31 Tests for Eng 1898-1909), dies
  • Dec 9 Jim Slight, cricketer (represented Australia at Oval 1880), dies
  • Dec 19 Johnny Douglas, cricketer (soccer int, boxing gold medal), drowns