Deaths in Sport in April 2002

  • Apr 9 Pat Flaherty, American racecar driver (b. 1926)
  • Apr 13 Desmond Titterington, Northern Irish racecar driver (b. 1928)
  • Apr 15 Byron "Whizzer" White, American football player and U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1917)
  • Apr 18 Wahoo McDaniel, American football player and professional wrestler (b. 1938)
  • Apr 28 Lou Thesz, American professional wrestler, dies at 86
  • Apr 29 Bob Akin, American industrialist and race car driver (b. 1936)