On This Day

Birthdays in Sport in September 1896

  • Sep 13 Morris Kirksey, American 4 X 100m (Olympic gold 1920), born in Waxahachie, Texas (d. 1981)
  • Sep 16 André Chéron, French chess and bridge theorist (d. 1980)
  • Sep 22 Henry Segrave, British racing driver (d. 1930)