Deaths in Sport on June 28

  • 1909 Israel Durham, Phillies president dies
  • 1915 Victor Trumper, Australian cricketer (48 Tests for Australia, 3163 runs), dies at 37
  • 1958 George Gunn, cricketer (15 Tests for England), dies at 50
  • 1962 Mickey Cochrane, baseball hall of fame catcher, dies at 59
  • 1963 Frank "Home Run" Baker, (hit 2 HRs in 1911 world series) dies at 77
  • 1975 Serge Reding, Belgian weightlifter (b. 1941)
  • 1981 Terry Fox, Canadian one-legged marathoner, dies of cancer at 22
  • 1991 Ernie McCormick, cricketer (12 Tests for Australia), dies
  • 2003 Wim Slijkhuis, Dutch athlete (b. 1923)
  • 2016 Pat Summitt, American basketball coach (University of Tennessee), dies at 61
  • 2016 Buddy Ryan, American NFL coach (Philadelphia Eagles, Phoenix Cardinals), dies at 85