Deaths in Sport on October 13

  • 1951 W G (Billy) Quaife, cricketer (7 Tests for England, 228 runs), dies
  • 1966 Father Marriott, cricketer (one Test for England, 11 wickets), dies
  • 1971 Stafford Smythe, Canadian NHL executive (b. 1921)
  • 1985 Jack Wilson, cricketer (Test for Australia, 0-39 & 1-25, DNB), dies
  • 1988 Mike Venezia, jockey, dies in 5th-race fall at Belmont Race Track, NY
  • 1995 Golfredo Corradetti, conductor, dies at 79
  • 2008 Alexei Cherepanov, Russian hockey player (b. 1989)
  • 2012 Helmut Haller, German footballer, dies from Parkinson's disease and dementia at 73