Deaths in Sport on July 28

  • 1934 Louis Tancred, cricketer (fourteen Tests batting for South Africa 1905-14), dies
  • 1971 Myril Hoag, American baseball player (b. 1908)
  • 1974 Jack Ellis, cricketer (Victorian WK, Ashes tourist 1926), dies
  • 1983 Alec Marks, cricketer (good NSW batsman 1928-37), dies
  • 1986 Syd Curnow, South African cricketer (168 runs in 7 Tests), dies
  • 2009 Jim Johnson, NFL Assistant Coach, Eagles Defensive Coordinator from 1999-2009 (b.1941)
  • 2013 George Scott, American MLB player, dies at 69
  • 2013 Frank Castillo, American MLB player, drowns at 44
  • 2015 Clive Rice, South African cricket all-rounder, dies at 66