Deaths in Sport on December 2

  • 1953 Ernest Hayes, cricketer (Surrey bat played 5 Tests for England), dies
  • 1953 Reginald "Snowy" Baker, Australian athlete and actor (The Sword of Valor), dies at 69
  • 1963 Thomas J. Hicks, British-born runner (b. 1875)
  • 1965 The Rajkumar of Vizianagram, cricketer (Indian Test capt 1936), dies
  • 1976 Danny Murtaugh, American baseball manager (Pittsburgh Pirates), dies at 59
  • 1983 Atholl Mckinnon, cricketer (South African lefty spinner in 8 Tests), dies
  • 2009 Foge Fazio, American college football coach (b. 1938)
  • 2010 Ron Santo, American MLB player (Chicago Cubs) and broadcaster, dies at 70

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2014 Jean Marc Beliveau, Canadian NHL player NHL, dies at 83

NHL Legend Jean Beliveau
NHL Legend
Jean Beliveau
  • 2016 Sammy Lee, American doctor and platform diver, 1st Asian American to win Olympic Gold (1948, 1952), dies at 96