Deaths in Sport in July 2009

  • Jul 1 Alexis Arg├╝ello, Nicaraguan professional boxer (b. 1952)
  • Jul 4 Steve McNair, American football player (b. 1973)
  • Jul 11 Arturo Gatti, Italian-Canadian professional boxer (b. 1972)
  • Jul 19 Henry Surtees, British racing driver. (b. 1991)
  • Jul 25 Vernon Forrest, Professional boxer, 2-division world champion (b. 1971)
  • Jul 28 Jim Johnson, NFL Assistant Coach, Eagles Defensive Coordinator from 1999-2009 (b.1941)
  • Jul 31 Sir Bobby Robson, English professional football player and manager (b. 1933)