Deaths in Sport on September 11

  • 1948 Albert Powell, cricketer (one Test South Africa v England 1898-99), dies
  • 1950 S M H Colah, cricketer (69 runs in India's 1st 2 tests 1932-33), dies
  • 1978 Mike Gazella, American baseball player (NY Yankees), dies at 82
  • 1978 Ronnie Peterson, Swedish F1 driver (b. 1944)
  • 1995 Keith Odor, racing Driver, dies at 33
  • 1999 Gonzalo Rodriguez, Uruguayan auto racing driver (b. 1972)
  • 2001 Garnet Bailey, Canadian hockey player and scout (b. 1948)

Person of interestJohnny Unitas

2002 Johnny Unitas, American football player, dies of a heart attack at 69

NFL Quarterback Johnny Unitas
NFL Quarterback
Johnny Unitas
  • 2005 Chris Schenkel, American sportscaster (Monday Night Fights), dies at 82
  • 2007 Ian Porterfield, Manager of Armenia National Football Club (b. 1946)
  • 2011 Christian Bakkerud, Danish racing driver (b. 1984)
  • 2011 Ralph Gubbins, English footballer (b. 1932)
  • 2012 Sergio Livingstone, Chilean football player and journalist, dies from natural causes at 92