Cover image of Fred Trueman: The Authorised Biography by Chris Waters © Aurum Press Ltd

  • Jul 1, 2006

    The England team line up for a minute's silence for Fred Trueman © Getty Images

  • Jul 1, 2006

    The England team line up for a minute's silence for Fred Trueman © Getty Images

  • Nov 18, 2004

    Cover of 'As It Was: The Memoirs of Fred Trueman' © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Aug 21, 2002

    Former Yorkshire players Ray Illingworth, Brian Close, Fred Trueman and Geoff Boycott unveil the plaque for the new east stand at Headingley © PA Photos

  • Feb 7, 2001

    Fred Trueman's most prized article - The 300th wicket ball © AFP

  • Feb 6, 2001

    Fred Trueman stands with his memorabilia collection prior to auction © AFP

  • Jul 17, 1997

    Fred Trueman commentating for Test Match Special © Getty Images

  • May 23, 1989

    BBC commentators Fred Trueman, Christopher Martin-Jenkins and Brian Johnston eat cake © PA Photos

  • Sep 19, 1982

    Fred Trueman and Garry Sobers share a drink © PA Photos

  • Jun 10, 1977

    Fred Trueman looks on as Betty Miller works to complete a bust of him © Getty Images

  • Nov 1, 1970

    Fred Trueman with the cast of British TV sitcom "Dad's Army' © Getty Images

  • Feb 4, 1969

    Fred Trueman makes his entrance during a stand-up comedy stint © Getty Images

  • Sep 27, 1968

    Fred Trueman, Basil D'Oliveira, Garry Sobers and Colin Milburn at Heathrow as they leave to take part in the Doubles Wicket contest in Australia © PA Photos

  • Apr 5, 1965

    Fred Trueman poses with his young family © Getty Images

  • Aug 15, 1964

    Fred Trueman walks back to the pavilion after becoming the first man to take 300 Test wickets © Getty Images

  • Aug 15, 1964

    Ian Redpath is bowled centre stump by England's Fred Trueman © Getty Images

  • Aug 15, 1964

    Fred Trueman is congratulated by Colin Cowdrey on taking his 300th Test wicket © Getty Images

  • 1964

    Fred Trueman's 300th Test wicket © The Cricketer International