Deaths in Sport on November 6

Person of interestArnold Rothstein

1928 Arnold Rothstein, American gambler and mobster (fixed 1919 World Series), dies of gunshot wounds at 46

Businessman, Gambler, and Mobster Arnold Rothstein
Businessman, Gambler, and Mobster
Arnold Rothstein
  • 1931 Jack Chesbro, American Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (NY Highlanders - won 41 games 1904), dies of heart attack at 57
  • 1964 Hugo Koblet, Swiss cyclist (b. 1925)
  • 1978 Heiri Suter, Swiss cyclist, dies at 79
  • 1996 Tommy Lawton, footballer, dies at 80
  • 1998 Marcel Gauthier, Canadian wrestler (b. 1928)
  • 2003 Rie Mastenbroek, Dutch swimmer (3 x Olympic gold 1936), dies at 84
  • 2004 Johnny Warren, Australian soccer player (b. 1943)
  • 2006 Federico (Fico) L√≥pez, Puerto Rican basketball player (b. 1962)
  • 2007 George Grljusich, Australian sports broadcaster (b. c1939)
  • 2012 M-16 [Ernest Mateen], American cruiserweight boxing champion, dies at 46