Deaths in Sport in February 1961

  • Feb 15 Marubel Vinaon Owen, figure skater (Olympic silver 1932), dies
  • Feb 15 Maribel Vinson, American figure skater (9x US National Champion), dies at 49
  • Feb 23 Wilf Ferguson, cricket leg spinner (34 wickets for West Indies), dies
  • Feb 27 Platt Adams, high jumper (Olympic gold 1912), dies