Deaths in Sport on July 14

  • 1917 Octave Lapize, French cyclist (b. 1887)
  • 1925 Pancho Villa [Francisco Guilledo], Filipino world boxing champion, dies at 23
  • 1930 W H Ashley, cricketer (Test South Africa, 7 wkts), dies
  • 1938 Robert Poore, cricketer (3 Tests for South Africa in 1895-96 series), dies
  • 1940 Bill Howell, cricketer (18 Tests for Aust 1898-1905), dies
  • 1949 Frank Hearne, cricketer (2 Tests for England, 4 Tests for South Africa), dies
  • 1951 Sammy Jones, Australian cricketer (last survivor of the 1882 Oval Test), dies at 89
  • 1983 Jack MacBryan, cricketer (Test for England 1924), dies
  • 1984 Al Schacht, [Clown prince of baseball], baseball player, dies at 91
  • 1996 Jeff Krosnoff, CART driver (b. 1964)
  • 2007 John Ferguson Sr, former professional hockey player (b. 1938)
  • 2013 Matt Batts, American MLB player, dies at 91
  • 2014 Alice Coachman, American athlete (Olympic gold high jump 1948), dies of cardiac arrest at 90