Deaths in Sport on July 21

  • 1927 J J Lyons, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies
  • 1932 Bill Gleason, late 19th century baseball player
  • 1943 Charles William Paddock, 100m runner (Olympic gold 1920), dies at 42
  • 1952 Silvio Cator, Haitian athlete long jumper (Olympic silver 1928), dies at 51
  • 1957 Rockley Wilson, cricketer (bro of Clem, Test for England 1921), dies
  • 1967 Jimmy Foxx, baseball hall of famer (Det Tigers/534 HRs), dies at 59
  • 1970 Bob Kalsu, American football player (b. 1945)
  • 1972 Ralph Craig, American athlete (b. 1889)
  • 1991 Paul Warwick, English racing driver (b. 1969)
  • 1995 Jon Boulle, motorcyclist, dies at 59
  • 2003 John Davies, New Zealand Olympic Committee president (b. 1938)
  • 2017 Peter Doohan, Australian professional tennis player, dies from motor neurone disease at 56