Deaths in Sport on February 22

  • 1968 Omer CFL Tulippe, Belgian geographer, dies at 71
  • 1977 Jack O'Connor, cricketer (batted in 4 Tests for England 1929-30), dies
  • 1983 Romain Maes, Belgian cyclist (Tour de France 1935), dies at 70
  • 1996 Helmut Schoen, soccer coach, dies at 80
  • 1999 Menno Oosting, Dutch tennis player (b. 1964)
  • 2004 Andy Seminick, American baseball player (b. 1920)
  • 2004 Roque M├íspoli, Uruguayan footballer (b. 1917)
  • 2007 Dennis Johnson, American basketball player (b. 1954)
  • 2013 Atje Keulen-Deelstra, Dutch speed skater, dies at 74
  • 2017 Ed Garvey, American labor leader (NFL Players Association), dies at 76