Birthdays in Sport in May 1905

Birthdays in Sport

  • May 1 Chris 'Red' Cagle, College Football Hall of Fame halfback, born in DeRidder, Louisiana (d. 1942)
  • May 9 Lilí Álvarez, Spanish tennis player (Wimbledon runner-up 1926-28), born in Rome, Italy (d. 1998)
  • May 18 Hedley Verity, cricketer (terrific slow lefty for England pre-WW II)
  • May 31 Roy Peaches Davis, baseball pitcher

About May 1905

How Old? 114 years old
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation
Leap Year: No

Star Signs: Taurus (Apr 20 - May 20), Gemini (May 21 - Jun 20)