What Happened on August 26, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Frank Tarrant scores cricket 145 & 13-67 for Middlesex v Gloucs
  • Middlesex beat Gloucs (Bristol) by Inn & 31 in a single day

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Quail Davies, cricket pace bowler (5 Tests for South Africa 1935-39)
  • Frank Gasparro, US chief engraver (1965-81), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Gene Moore, baseball player (d. 1978)
  • Jim Davis, American actor (Dallas), born in Edgerton, Missouri (d. 1981)