1938 in Sport (Part 2)

Events in Sport


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Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 101 - 138 of 138

  • Sep 20 Tom Tresh, NY Yankee (1962 AL Rookie of Year)
  • Sep 22 Gene Mingo, American football player
  • Sep 23 Clifford Ann Creed, LPGA golfer
  • Sep 29 Mike McCormick, MLB Pitcher (SF Giants, Cy Young 1967)
  • Oct 1 J Bert Sonnier, race horse trainer
  • Oct 1 Les Scheinflug, Australian soccer asst coach (Olyroos, Olympics-96)
  • Oct 8 Frederick S Stolle, tennis champ (US Open-1966)
  • Oct 8 Penny Pitou, US, skier (Olympic-2 silvers-1960)
  • Oct 12 Bob Miller, American NHL broadcaster
  • Oct 13 Mahboob Shah, cricketer (Pakistani Test umpire on intl panel)
  • Oct 25 Robert Webster, diver (Oly-gold-1960, 64), born in Berkeley, California
  • Oct 28 Peter Carlstein, cricketer (South African Test batsman 1958-64)
  • Oct 31 Rives McBee, PGA golfer (1989 RJR Bank One Classic), born in Denton, Texas
  • Nov 4 Alan Jones, cricketer (England v ROW 1970 his only intl honour)
  • Nov 5 C├ęsar Luis Menotti, Argentine footballer
  • Nov 6 Mack Jones, American baseball player (d. 2004)
  • Nov 7 James Katt, pitcher/sportscaster (NY Yankees, Minnesota Twins)
  • Nov 7 Jim Kaat, American baseball player
  • Nov 11 Josef Odozil, Czech, 1500m (Olympic-silver-1964)
  • Nov 11 Haruhiro Yamashita, Japanese gymnast
  • Nov 17 Peter Snell, NZ, 800m/1500m runner (Olympic-gold-1960, 64)
  • Nov 18 Karl Schranz, Austria, slalom (Olympic-1968)
  • Nov 19 Frank Misson, cricketer (Australian pace bowler 1960-61)
  • Nov 19 Richard Dumbrill, cricketer (South African all-rounder in 5 Tests 1965-67)
  • Nov 19 Ted Turner, American broadcasting mogul/owns (Atlanta Braves)/won America's Cup
  • Nov 20 Tony White, cricketer (2 Tests WI v Australia 1965)

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Nov 24 Oscar Robertson [The Big O], NBA guard (Cincinnati, Milwaukee, Olympic gold 1960), born in Charlotte, Tennessee

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  • Nov 24 Wynne Bradburn, cricketer (father of Grant NZ batsman v South Africa 1964)
  • Nov 27 Jose Tartabull, baseball player
  • Dec 1 Bill Playle, cricketer (NZ batsman in 8 Tests without distinction)
  • Dec 4 Richard Meade, British equestrian (3 Olympic Golds 1968, 1970), born in Chepstow, Monmouthshire (d. 2015)
  • Dec 9 [David] Deacon Jones, NFL defensive end (LA, SD, Washington), (d. 2013)
  • Dec 13 Tom Shaw, Wichita KS, PGA golfer (1969 Doral Open AVCO Golf Classic)
  • Dec 15 Bob [Robert] Foster, American professional boxer "The Deputy Sheriff", born in Borger, Texas (d. 2015)
  • Dec 16 Frank Deford, American sportswriter
  • Dec 22 Matty Alou, Dominican baseball player
  • Dec 29 Wayne Huizenga, CEO (Waste Management, Blockbuster, Miami Dolphins)
  • Dec 31 Atje Keulen-Deelstra, Holland, speed skater (world champ), (d. 2013)

Weddings in Sport


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Deaths in Sport


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