On This Day

Birthdays in Sport in 1826

  • May 22 George Parr, English cricketer (legendary Notts batsman, 1st Eng touring capt), born in Radcliffe on Trent, Nottinghamshire, England (d. 1891)
  • Sep 5 John Wisden, England cricketer (prominent Sussex player), born in Brighton, Sussex, England (d. 1884)