Deaths in Sport in August 1995

  • Aug 2 Brian Smith, British sportscaster, dies
  • Aug 3 Harry Craft, baseball manager, dies at 80
  • Aug 4 Dick Bartell, baseball player, dies at 87

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Aug 13 Mickey Mantle, American baseball great (NY Yankees), dies of cancer at 63

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  • Aug 20 Von McDaniel, baseball player, dies at 56
  • Aug 20 William Kennedy, baseball player, dies at 76
  • Aug 21 Ken Rickards, West Indies cricketer (104 runs at 34 66 for WI 1948-52), dies at 71
  • Aug 21 Len Martin, sports broadcaster, dies at 76
  • Aug 23 Johnny Carey, Irish professional footballer, dies at 76
  • Aug 25 John Killan Houston Brunner, British sci-fi writer, dies at 60