Regina in History

Saskatchewan: Saskatoon

Historical Events

  • 1910-09-06 Saskatchewan (then Regina) Roughrider football club formed
  • 1910-09-13 Regina Rugby Club forms
  • 1910-10-01 Regina Rugby Club's 1st game, losing to Moose Jaw Tigers, 16-6
  • 1913-10-04 Freddy Wilson of Regina Roughriders kicks 10 singles in a game
  • 1922-03-11 Western Hockey Championship: Vancouver Millionaires (PCHA) sweep Regina Capitals, in 2 games
  • 1923-12-01 CFL Grey Cup: Queen's U beats Regina 54-0 at Toronto
  • 1928-08-25 Tri-City Rugby Football Union forms consisting of Moose Jaw, Regina & Winnipeg
  • 1928-12-01 CFL Grey Cup: Ham Tigers beats Regina 30-0 at Hamilton
  • 1929-11-30 17th CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tigers defeats Regina Roughriders, 14-3
  • 1930-12-06 18th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Balmy Beach defeat Regina Roughriders, 11-6
  • 1931-12-05 CFL Grey Cup: Mtl AAA beats Regina, 22-0 at Montreal
  • 1932-12-03 20th CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tigers defeats Regina Roughriders, 25-6
  • 1934-11-24 CFL Grey Cup: Sarnia beats Regina, 20-12 at Toronto

Famous Birthdays

  • 1931-09-30 Ray Willsey, Regina Sask, WLAF def coordinator (Frankfurt, Scotland)
  • 1965-02-21 Jayson Meyer, Regina Saskatchewan, hockey defenseman (Team Germany)
  • 1965-11-17 Grant Connell, Regina Saskatchawan, tennis player (Olympics-96)
  • 1968-12-30 Kevin Dahl, Regina, NHL defenseman (Calgary Flames)
  • 1969-08-15 James Black, Regina, NHL center (Chicago Blackhawks)
  • 1971-05-07 Dave Karpa, Regina, NHL defenseman (Anaheim Mighty Ducks)
  • 1971-06-29 Mike Sillinger, Regina, NHL right wing (Vanc Canucks, Anaheim Ducks)