Deaths in Sport in February 1993

  • Feb 5 Jack Young, English cricketer (8 Tests for England 1947-49, 17 wickets), dies at 80

Person of interestArthur Ashe

Feb 6 Arthur Ashe, American tennis player (3 Grand Slam singles titles), dies of aids related pneumonia at 49

Tennis Player Arthur Ashe
Tennis Player
Arthur Ashe
  • Feb 11 Oksana Kostina, Russian gymnast, dies in an auto accident
  • Feb 17 Leslie Townsend, cricket all-rounder (England in 4 Tests 1930-34), dies
  • Feb 24 Bobby Moore, English footballer, team captain (World Cup 1966), dies at 51
  • Feb 24 Danny Gallivan, Canadian radio and television sportscaster, dies at 75