Deaths in Sport in January 1989

  • Jan 9 Bill Terry, baseball player (b. 1898)
  • Jan 15 Wilf Slack, English cricketer, dies while playing cricket in Gambia at 34
  • Jan 21 Carl Furillo, American Baseball player (b. 1922)
  • Jan 24 George Knudson, Canadian golfer (b. 1937)
  • Jan 29 Halina Konopacka, Polish athlete (b. 1900)