Deaths in Sport on November 19

  • 1917 Basil Grieve, cricketer (batted in 2 Tests England v South Africa 1889), dies
  • 1935 F S Gough-Calthorpe, cricketer (England captain v WI 1930), dies
  • 1971 Bill Stern, American sportscaster (first televised college football game), dies of a heart attack at 64
  • 1973 Cyril Allcott, cricketer (6 Tests for NZ, 113 runs & 6 wickets), dies
  • 1985 Lall Singh, cricketer (Test for India 1932), dies
  • 2003 Ian Geoghegan, Australian racing driver (b. 1940)
  • 2007 Mike Gregory, English rugby league footballer, dies from progressive muscular atrophy at 43
  • 2017 Jana Novotná, Czech tennis player (Wimbledon 1998), dies of cancer at 49