December 1891 in Sport

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Events in Sport

  • 19th Canadian Rugby Union forms

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

21st 1st game of basketball, based on rules created by James Naismith, played by 18 students in Springfield, Massachusetts

Basketball Inventor James Naismith
Basketball Inventor
James Naismith

Birthdays in Sport


Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

23rd Cy Denneny, Farran's Point Ontario, Canadian ice hockey hall of famer

NHL Star Cy Denneny
NHL Star
Cy Denneny
  • 25th Clarrie Grimmett, cricketer (in Dunedin Great Australian leg-spinner)