Deaths in Sport in January 1994

  • Jan 5 Brian Johnston, cricketer (BBC radio commentator for 40 yrs), dies
  • Jan 5 Brian Johnston, British cricket commentator (BBC radio commentator & cake connoisseur), dies at 81
  • Jan 8 Harvey Haddix, pitcher (12 perfect inning game), dies at 68
  • Jan 10 Charles "Chub" Feeney, baseball pres (National League), dies at 72
  • Jan 17 Klaas Peereboom, Dutch sports reporter (Het Parool), dies at 77
  • Jan 17 Helen Stephens, American 100m runner and double Olympic champion, dies at 75
  • Jan 20 Matt Busby, Scottish soccer coach (Manchester United), dies at 84
  • Jan 29 Ulrike Maier, olympic skier, breaks neck during world cup skiing at 26