Deaths in Sport on November 25

  • 1920 Gaston Chevrolet, French-born American race car driver and automobile pioneer (b. 1892)
  • 1923 Syd Callaway, cricket all-round (3 Tests for Australia 1891-95), dies
  • 1944 Kenesaw Mountain Landis, judge/baseball commisioner, dies at 78
  • 1961 Hubert Van Innis, Belgian archer (b. 1866)
  • 1985 Ray Jablonski, American baseball player (b. 1926)
  • 1989 Ratu Sir George Cakobau, Fiji cricketer/Gov-General, dies
  • 1990 Bill Vukovich, Indie 500 driver, dies in crash at 27
  • 1993 Burgess Whitehead, American baseball player (New York Giants), dies at 83
  • 2000 Hugh Alexander, American baseball player, dies at 83
  • 2005 George Best, Northern Irish footballer (Manchester United, Northern Ireland), dies at age 59 after suffering multiple organ failures
  • 2012 David Sexton, English football manager, dies at 82
  • 2013 Bill Foulkes, English footballer (Manchester United), dies at 81
  • 2016 Trevor Goddard, South African cricketer (South African opening batsman & opening bowler), dies at 85