Ray Illingworth’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

April 8, 1932

Death Date

December 25, 2021

Age of Death

89 years

Cause of Death

Esophageal Cancer


Cricket Player

The cricket player Ray Illingworth died at the age of 89. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Played for Yorkshire from 1951 to 1968 and 1982 to 1983, Leicestershire from 1969 to 1978 and England from 1958 to 1973. He was named Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1960.

His son-in-law Ashley also played for Yorkshire.

How did Ray Illingworth die?

Yorkshire Cricket Club announces the death of the former England captain and coach, who was being treated for oesophageal cancer. Former England cricket captain Ray Illingworth has died aged 89.