Deaths in Sport in January 1998

Person of interestHelen Wills Moody

Jan 1 Helen Wills Moody, American tennis player (19 Grand Slam titles), dies of natural causes at 92

Tennis Player Helen Wills Moody
Tennis Player
Helen Wills Moody
  • Jan 5 Wilhelm Herz, German motorcycle racer (first to 200mph), dies at 85