Deaths in Sport on March 25

  • 1924 John Reedman, cricketer (Test for Aust 1894, 17 & 4, 1 for 24), dies

Person of interestEddie Collins

1951 Eddie Collins, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (White Sox, A's) and manager, dies of heart problems at 63

Baseball Legend Eddie Collins
Baseball Legend
Eddie Collins
  • 1963 Davey Moore, American featherweight world champion boxer, dies at 29 as a result of injuries sustained in a match against Sugar Ramos
  • 1969 Norman Gallichan, cricketer (one Test for NZ, 30 & 2, 3-113), dies
  • 1975 Juan Gaudino, Argentine racing driver (b. 1893)
  • 1983 Bob Waterfield, American NFL quarterback (Rams), dies at 62
  • 1999 Cal Ripken Sr, American MLB manager (Baltimore Orioles), dies of lung cancer at 63
  • 2008 Ben Carnevale, American basketball coach (b. 1915)
  • 2009 Johnny Blanchard, American baseball player (b. 1933)
  • 2009 Gábor Ocskay, Hungarian hockey player (b. 1975)
  • 2009 Giovanni Parisi, Italian boxer (b. 1967)
  • 2009 Yukio Endo, Japanese gymnast (4 Olympic gold 1960, 64), dies of Esophageal cancer at 72
  • 2012 Bert Sugar, American sports writer, dies from a cardiac arrest at 74
  • 2013 Lou Sleater, American MLB pitcher, dies from lung disease at 86