Deaths in Sport in January 1992

  • Jan 3 Ken Grieves, cricketer (NSW & Lancashire leg-spin all-rounder), dies
  • Jan 10 Roberto Bonomi, Argentine racing driver (b. 1919)
  • Jan 13 Josef Neckermann, German equestrian dressage (Olympic gold 1964, 68), dies at 79
  • Jan 17 Frank Pullen, English businessman and racehorse owner (b. 1915)
  • Jan 21 Champion Jack [William Thomas] Dupree, American boxer and pianist, dies at 81

Person of interestMel Hein

Jan 31 Mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants), dies of stomach cancer at 82

American Football Player Mel Hein
American Football Player
Mel Hein
  • Jan 31 Wim van Heumen, field hockey coach (Netherlands), dies at 63