Deaths in Sport in August 1974

  • Aug 2 W. Douglas Hawkes, British racing driver (b. 1893)
  • Aug 7 Sylvio Mantha, professional ice hockey player (b. 1902)
  • Aug 11 Jack Hill, cricketer (3 Tests for Australia 1953-55, 8 wickets), dies
  • Aug 13 Hugo Yarnold, cricketer (Umpire in 3 Tests for England), dies