Deaths in Sport on October 10

  • 1893 Lip Pike, American baseball player (b. 1845)
  • 1938 Lord Hawke [Martin Bladen Hawke], English cricketer (England batsman 1890's), dies at 78

Person of interestCharlotte Cooper

1966 Charlotte Cooper, British tennis player (1st female Olympic champion 1900), dies at 96

Tennis Champion Charlotte Cooper
Tennis Champion
Charlotte Cooper
  • 1980 Walter Keeton, cricketer (opening bat in 2 Test for Eng 1934-39), dies
  • 1990 Dick Jorgensen, NFL referee, dies at 56
  • 1995 Edward Gill, baseball player, dies at 100
  • 2001 Eddie Futch, American boxing trainer (b. 1911)
  • 2004 Ken Caminiti, American baseball player (b. 1963)
  • 2012 Alex Karras, American NFL player, dies from kidney failure at 77