Deaths in Sport on March 22

  • 1871 Johnny Cuzens, cricketer (Australian aboriginal tourist 1868), dies
  • 1963 Cilly Aussem, German tennis player (Wimbledon 1931), dies of liver failure at 54
  • 1974 Peter Revson, US race car driver (Indianapolis 500), dies at 35
  • 1975 Asa Smith Bushnell Jr, Sec of US Olympics (1945-65), dies at 75
  • 1993 Cec Pepper, cricketer (NSW & Commonwealth XI leggie), dies
  • 1993 Steve Olin, pitcher (Cleveland Indians), drowns at 27
  • 1993 Tim Crews, pitcher (Cleveland Indians), drowns at 31
  • 2009 Leon Walker, Wakefield Wildcats Rugby Player (b. 1988)
  • 2013 Pietro Mennea, Italian sprinter, dies from cancer at 60
  • 2017 Dallas Green, American baseball manager and pitcher (Phillies, Yankees), dies at 82
  • 2018 Wayne Huizenga, American businessman, CEO (Waste Management, Blockbuster), and sports team owner (Miami Dolphins, Florida Panthers, Florida Marlins), dies of cancer at 80