Deaths in Sport on February 24

  • 1926 Eddie Plank, pitcher (won 327 games in 17 years), dies at 51
  • 1989 Sparky Adams, American baseball player (b. 1894)
  • 1990 Tony Conigliaro, baseball player (Red Sox), dies of pneumonia at 45
  • 1993 Bobby Moore, English soccer team capt (World champs 1966), dies
  • 1993 Danny Gallivan, Canadian radio and television sportscaster (b. 1917)
  • 2007 Lamar Lundy, American football player (b. 1935)
  • 2007 Damien Nash, American football player (b. 1982)