Birthdays in Sport in March 1948

  • 4th Tom Grieve, American baseball player
  • 4th Leron Lee, American baseball player
  • 10th Austin Carr, NBA star (Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • 11th César Gerónimo, Dominican baseball player
  • 17th Alex MacDonald, Scottish Footballer and football manager
  • 18th Eknath Solkar, cricketer (India 1969-77, brilliant short-leg fielder)
  • 18th Brian Lloyd, Welsh footballer
  • 19th Vintcent Van der Bijl, Natal cricket bowler (superb 2m of 70's & 80's)

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20th Bobby Orr, Canadian hall of fame NHL defenseman (Boston Bruins), born in Parry Sound, Ontario

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  • 23rd Wasim Bari, cricket wicket-keeper (Pakistan's most successful)
  • 25th Richard Lundy, horse trainer
  • 31st Gustaaf Van Cauter, Belgian cyclist