Deaths in Sport in 1934

  • Jan 6 Herbert Chapman, Legendary Manager of Arsenal and Huddersfield Town (b. 1878)
  • Feb 25 John J McGraw, manager (NY Giants), dies at 60
  • May 14 Lou Criger, American baseball player (b. 1872)
  • Jul 7 Doodles Tapscott, cricketer (South African batsman 1922-23), dies
  • Jul 28 Louis Tancred, cricketer (fourteen Tests batting for South Africa 1905-14), dies
  • Jul 29 Didier Pitre, French Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1883)
  • Aug 3 Carl F baron von Langen-Parow, German equestrian (Olympic gold 1928)
  • Aug 5 Neville Quinn, cricketer (12 Tests for South Africa), dies at 26
  • Aug 8 Wilbert Robinson, baseball manager (Bkln Dodgers), dies
  • Sep 2 James Allan, New Zealand rugby union player, All Black (b. 1860)
  • Nov 23 Giovanni Brunero, Italian cyclist (b. 1895)