Deaths in Sport on July 15

  • 1910 Daniel Kinet, auto racer/1st Belgian flyer, dies
  • 1912 Francisco Lazaro, Portuguese marathon runner (Olympics), dies at 21
  • 1935 Alfred Archer, cricketer (England batsman in one Test 1899), dies
  • 1942 Denis Moloney, cricketer (during WW II 3 Tests for NZ 1937), dies
  • 1946 Razor Smith, English cricketer (b. 1877)
  • 1982 Donald Beard, cricketer (4 Tests for NZ 1952-56), dies
  • 1986 Billy Haughton, American harness driver and trainer (b. 1923)
  • 1987 Jack O'Hagan, cricketer and composer (Our Don Bradman), dies at 88
  • 1989 Laurie Cunningham, English footballer (b. 1956)
  • 1995 Eddie J Bush, golf professional, dies at 83
  • 2003 Tex Schramm, American football team president and general manager (b. 1920)
  • 2008 Gyorgy Kolonics, Hungarian canoeist, Olympics medalist. (b. 1972)
  • 2013 Earl Gros, American NFL player, dies at 72
  • 2017 Babe Parilli, American football player, dies at 87