On This Day

Deaths in Sport on May 4

  • 1971 Seamus Elliott, Irish road bicycle racer, dies at 36
  • 2010 Ernie Harwell, American sportscaster (b. 1918)
  • 2018 Larry Hunter, American college basketball coach (Wittenberg Tigers, Ohio Bobcats, Western Carolina Catamounts), dies at 68
  • 2018 Lionel Lamy, French footballer, dies at 74
  • 2018 Luyanda Ntshangase, South African footballer (Maritzburg United), is struck by lightning and dies at 21