On This Day

Birthdays in Sport in March 1866

  • Mar 14 Alexey Troitsky, Russian chess problemist, born in St. Petersburg, Russia (d. 1942)
  • Mar 20 Robert Poore, Irish cricket batsman (3 Tests for South Africa; Hampshire), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1938)
  • Mar 22 Jack Boyle, American baseball player (d. 1913)
  • Mar 24 Jack McAuliffe, US lightweight boxing champ, hall of famer
  • Mar 28 Jimmy Ross, Scottish footballer, born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1902)