Deaths in Sport in October 2011

  • Oct 1 Sven Tumba, Swedish ice hockey and golfer (b. 1931)

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Oct 8 Al Davis, American football executive, dies at 82

American Football Coach and Executive Al Davis
American Football Coach and Executive
Al Davis
  • Oct 9 Pavel Karelin, Russian ski jumper (b. 1989)
  • Oct 15 Betty Driver, British Actress (b. 1920)
  • Oct 16 Dan Wheldon, English auto racer (b. 1978)
  • Oct 23 Marco Simoncelli, Italian motorcycle racer (b. 1987)
  • Oct 31 Flórián Albert, Hungarian footballer (b. 1941)