1938 in Sport (Part 2)

Events in Sport

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Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 101 - 137 of 137

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

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Nov 24th Oscar Robertson [The Big O], NBA guard (Cin, Milwaukee, Olympic-gold-1960)

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

Weddings in Sport

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Deaths in Sport

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