Deaths in Sport in April 1996

  • Apr 1 John McSherry, American baseball umpire (b. 1944)
  • Apr 4 Barney Ewell, American athlete (b. 1918)
  • Apr 17 Michele Carew, daughter of baseball great Rod, dies of Leukemia at 18
  • Apr 19 Norman Oldfield, cricketer (scored 99 runs in Test for England), dies
  • Apr 21 A H Kardar, cricketer (3 Tests for India & 23 for Pak 1946-58), dies
  • Apr 21 Jimmy "The Greek" Snyder, oddsmaker/sportscaster (CBS), dies at 76
  • Apr 22 Harold "Jug" McSpaden, American professional golfer, dies at 87