On This Day

Deaths in Sport in November 1957

  • Nov 1 Charlie Caldwell, American College Football Hall of Fame coach (Williams, Princeton), dies at 56
  • Nov 2 Ted Meredith, American athlete (Olympic gold 800m in world record 1:51.9s 1912), dies at 64
  • Nov 9 Peter O'Connor, Irish athlete (1st recognised world long jump record), dies at 85