Deaths in Sport in 1933

  • Jan 17 John Hodges, Australian cricketer (6 wickets in Australia's 1st two Tests), dies
  • Feb 16 Archie Jackson, Austrian cricketer, dies at 23
  • Feb 18 James Corbett, (Gentleman Jim), heavyweight box champ (1892-97), dies
  • Mar 27 Lionel Palairet, British cricketer (49 runs in 2 Tests for England 1902), dies at 62
  • Apr 2 K S Ranjitsinhji, cricketer (989 Test runs, 1st-class avg 56), dies

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Apr 23 Tim Keefe, US Major League Baseball pitcher, dies at 76

Major League Baseball Pitcher Tim Keefe
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  • May 29 Frank Sugg, cricketer (batted in 2 Tests for England 1888), dies
  • Jun 2 Frank Jarvis, American athlete (Olympic 100m Champion-1900), dies at 54
  • Jun 3 William Muldoon, Belfast NY, boxing commissioner, dies at 88
  • Jun 22 Henry Birkin, British racing driver (b. 1896)
  • Sep 16 George Gore, baseball player (b. 1857)
  • Sep 24 Mike Donlin, baseball player (b. 1878)
  • Nov 15 Affie Jarvis, cricketer (11 Tests for Australia, 9 catches), dies
  • Dec 9 Morice Bird, cricketer (scored 280 runs in 10 Tests for England), dies