Birthdays in Sport in October 1929

About October 1929

How Old? 89 years old
Generation: Traditionalist or Silent Generation

Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra

Birthdays in Sport

  • Oct 1 Ken Arthurson, Australian rugby league identity
  • Oct 6 Les Favell, cricketer (stoic Australian batsman late 50's)
  • Oct 8 Didi [Waldyr Pereira], Brazilian footballer, born in Campos dos Goytacazes, Brazil (d. 2001)
  • Oct 14 Yvon Durelle, Canadian boxer, born in Baie-Sainte-Anne, New Brunswick, Canada (d. 2007)
  • Oct 19 Balbir Singh, India, field hockey player (Olympic gold 1948-56)
  • Oct 24 James Brosnan, baseball player/writer (Long Season)
  • Oct 25 Peter Loader, English cricketer (England quick in 13 Tests 1954-59, later WA), born in Wallington, London
  • Oct 28 Narotam Puna, cricketer (Bombay NZ off-spinner v England 1966)
  • Oct 31 Eddie Charlton, Australian snooker player, born in Merewether, Australia (d. 2004)