Deaths in Sport on September 25

  • 1928 Karl Schneider, cricketer (South Aust bat), dies of leukaemia at 23
  • 1929 Miller Huggins, manager (NY Yankees), dies from blood poisoning at 49
  • 1974 William Sloane, publisher/writer ("Edge of Running Water"), dies
  • 1979 Tapio Rautavaara, Finnish athlete and actor (b. 1915)
  • 1995 Dave Bowen, footballer, dies at 67
  • 2005 George Archer, American golfer (b. 1939)

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2006 Sofia Muratova, Russian Olympic gold winning Gymnast, dies at 77

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2016 Arnold Palmer, American golfing great (4x Masters), dies at 87