Deaths in Sport on February 10

  • 1948 Ewart Astill, cricket all-rounder (9 Tests for England 1927-30), dies
  • 1982 K R Meher-Homji, cricket wk (Test as Indian, catch no stumped), dies
  • 1985 Johnny Mokan, baseball player (b. 1895)
  • 1989 Dan Kelly, NHL sportscaster, dies at 52, "He shoots, he scores!"
  • 2006 Dick Harmon, American golf instructor (b. 1947)
  • 2009 Jeremy Lusk, American freestyle motocross racer (b. 1984)
  • 2010 Fred Schaus, American basketball coach and executive (b. 1925)
  • 2010 Carl Braun, American basketball player (NY Knicks), dies at 82
  • 2012 Geoffrey Cornish, Canadian golf course architect, dies at 97

Person of interestMike Ilitch

2017 Mike Ilitch, American businessman (founded Little Caesars Pizza, owner Detroit Red Wings, Tigers), dies at 87

Entrepreneur and Founder of Little Caesar's Pizza Mike Ilitch
Entrepreneur and Founder of Little Caesar's Pizza
Mike Ilitch