Birthdays in Sport in 1874

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  • Feb 22 Bill Klem, American baseball umpire (d. 1951)

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Feb 24 Honus Wagner, American baseball shortstop (Pittsburgh Pirates, 1900-17), born in Chartiers, Pennsylvania (d. 1955)

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  • Mar 17 Kincsem, horse that never lost a race
  • Apr 26 J H "Biddy" Anderson, cricketer (one Test South Africa v Australia 1902)
  • May 19 Gilbert Laird Jessop, cricketer (The Croucher)
  • Jun 5 Jack Chesbro, baseball pitcher (NY Highlanders - won 41 in 1904)
  • Jun 26 Albert Relf, cricketer (England all-rounder in 13 Tests 1903-14)
  • Jul 10 Austin Diamond, cricket non-Test capt (NSW batsman 1899-1919, Aust)
  • Aug 10 James (Tod) Sloan, jockey, created monkey crouch riding style
  • Sep 5 Nap Lajoie, American baseball player, born in Woonsocket, Rhode Island (d. 1959)
  • Oct 12 Jimmy Burke, American baseball player, born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1942)
  • Nov 7 Joseph Willoughby, cricketer (2 Tests for South Africa 1895-96)
  • Nov 15 Dimitrios Golemis, Greek athlete (d. 1941)
  • Nov 24 Charles William Miller, Brazilian footballer (d. 1953)
  • Nov 25 Joe Gans, American boxer (d. 1910)