Deaths in Sport on July 6

  • 1966 Sad Sam Jones, American baseball player (Cleveland Indians), dies at 73
  • 1972 Vincent Valentine, West Indian cricket pace bowler (England 1933), dies
  • 1975 Ruffian, American racehorse (b. 1972)
  • 1982 Bob Johnson, American baseball player (b. 1905)
  • 1991 Muda Lawal, Nigerian footballer (b. 1954)
  • 1996 Kathy Ahern, American golfer (b. 1949)
  • 2017 Heinz Schneiter, Swiss football player and manager, dies at 82