Deaths on 29 February

29 deaths on this day in history.

Date of death Athlete NOC(s) Sport(s) Year(s)
29 February 1904 Alfred Velghe FRA AUT 1900
29 February 1944 Abraham Mok NED GAR 1908
29 February 1960 Sam Walker GBR GAR 1912
29 February 1964 William Kramer USA ATH 1912
29 February 1964 Victor Thuau FRA CTR 1900
29 February 1968 Elis Holmer SWE DIV 1912
29 February 1972 Jimmy Mooney IRL SAL 1948—1960
29 February 1972 Paul Texier FRA CTR 1908
29 February 1976 Thomas Lance GBR CTR 1920
29 February 1976 Ludwig Sesta AUT WRE 1924
29 February 1988 Kåre Walberg NOR SJP 1932—1936
29 February 1996 Haydar Aşan TUR ATH 1928
29 February 1996 Helmut Fischer GER SWM 1936
29 February 1996 James van Rensburg RSA WLF 1952
29 February 1996 Szapsel Rotholc POL BOX 1936
29 February 2000 Pat Healy USA SWM 1948
29 February 2000 Karen Hoff DEN CSP 1948
29 February 2004 Oleksandr Beresh UKR GAR 2000
29 February 2004 Lise Koch DEN ATH 1960
29 February 2004 Willie Pearson GBR SWM 1936
29 February 2004 Calvin Wheatley ISV 1968—1972
29 February 2008 Jack Hale GBR SWM 1948
29 February 2008 Ralph Hansch CAN IHO 1952
29 February 2008 Bart Harvey AUS SAL 1952
29 February 2008 Henry Stewart Treviranus CAN EVE 1952
29 February 2012 Alice Arden USA ATH 1936
29 February 2016 María Fernanda de la Fuente MEX ROW 1980—1984
29 February 2016 Hannes Löhr FRG FBL 1988
29 February 2020 Éva Székely HUN SWM 1948—1956