On This Day

Deaths in Sport on September 17

  • 1995 Lucien Victor, Belgian road racing cyclist, dies at 64
  • 2000 Nicole Reinhart, American cyclist (b. 1976)
  • 2015 Peter Heatly, Scottish diver and Chairman of the Commonwealth Games Federation, dies at 91
  • 2020 Larry Wilson, American Pro Football Hall of Fame free safety (8 x Pro Bowl; 6 x All Pro 1st Team; NFL Defensive Player of Year 1966; St. Louis Cardinals), dies at 82