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English Cricket in History (Part 4)

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Birthdays 301 - 380 of 380

  • 1959-08-13 Bruce French, English cricketer (England wicketkeeper in 16 Tests 1986-88), born in Market Warsop, Nottinghamshire, England
  • 1960-01-15 Tim Curtis, English cricketer (batsman in 5 Tests 1988-89), born in Chislehurst, United Kingdom
  • 1960-04-04 Jonathan Agnew, English cricket broadcaster, born in Macclesfield, Cheshire
  • 1960-05-04 Martyn Moxon, English cricketer (England batsman in ten Tests 1986-89), born in Stairfoot, Barnsley, Yorkshire
  • 1960-07-17 Kim Barnett, English cricketer (England batsman & occasional leggie 1988-89), born in Leek, United Kingdom
  • 1961-02-10 David Ward, British cricketer (prolific Surrey batsman), born in Croydon, United Kingdom
  • 1961-03-18 Kevan James, English cricket all-rounder (4 wickets/4 balls + 103 Hampshire v India 1996), born in Lambeth, England
  • 1961-08-01 Mike Watkinson, English cricketer (England off-spinner all-rounder v WI 1995), born in Westhoughton, Lancashire
  • 1961-08-13 Neil Mallender, English cricketer (England pace bowler in two Tests 1992), born in Kirk Sandall, Yorkshire
  • 1961-10-18 Gladstone Small, English cricketer, born in St. George, Barbados
  • 1962-10-11 Phil Newport, English cricketer (England pace bowler in 3 Tests 1988-91), born in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
  • 1963-02-06 David Capel, English cricket all-rounder (15 Tests; 21 wickets; 23 ODIs), born in Northampton, England (d. 2020)
  • 1963-04-02 Dermot Reeve, English cricket all-rounder (3 Tests, 29 ODIs), born in Kowloon, Hong Kong
  • 1963-08-15 Jack Russell, superb England cricket wicket-keeper (36 Tests 1988-94)
  • 1963-08-23 Richard Illingworth, English cricketer (England slow-left-armer 1991- ), born in Bradford, Yorkshire, England
  • 1964-04-01 John Morris, British cricketer (England right-hand batsman v India 1990), born in Crewe, Cheshire, England
  • 1964-06-12 Peter Such, English cricketer (England off-spinner 1993-), born in Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
  • 1964-06-17 Steve Rhodes, English cricketer (England wicket-keeper 1994-95), born in Bradford, Yorkshire, England
  • 1965-06-29 Paul Jarvis, English cricketer (England pace bowler 1988-93), born in Redcar, Yorkshire, England
  • 1965-07-30 Tim Munton, English cricket fast bowler (2 Tests; Warwickshire), born in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, England
  • 1966-02-18 Phillip De Freitas, English cricket fast bowler (44 Tests, 140 wickets, 4 x 50; 103 ODIs, 115 wickets; Derbyshire, Leicestershire), born in Scotts Head, Dominica
  • 1966-05-23 Graeme Hick MBE, English cricket batsman (65 Tests, 6 x 100s; 120 ODIs; Worcestershire), born in Harare, Zimbabwe
  • 1967-01-15 Richard Blakey, English cricketer (England wicket-keeper in India 1993), born in Huddersfield, United Kingdom
  • 1967-07-27 Neil Smith, English cricketer (Warwickshire & England A all-rounder), born in Solihull, Warwickshire
  • 1967-12-11 Richard Stemp, English cricketer (Yorkshire & England A left-arm spinner), born in Erdington, Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • 1968-02-14 Chris Lewis, English cricket all-rounder (32 Tests, 93 wickets; 53 ODIs), born in Georgetown, Guyana
  • 1968-03-28 Nasser Hussain, English cricketer (Essex & England batsman), born in Chennai, India
  • 1968-04-17 Roger Twose, English cricketer (Warwickshire batsman, New Zealand 1995), born in Torquay, England
  • 1968-11-21 Andy Caddick, English cricket fast bowler (62 Tests, 234 wickets; 54 ODIs, 69 wickets; Somerset), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • 1969-01-14 Martin Bicknell, English cricket fast bowler (4 Tests, 14 wickets; 7 ODIs, 13 wickets; Surrey), born in Guildford, England
  • 1969-04-09 Karl Krikken, English cricketer (Derbyshire 1989-, wicketkeeper), born in Bolton, Lancashire
  • 1969-04-23 Nadeem Shahid, English cricketer, born in Karachi, Pakistan
  • 1969-06-29 Simon Brown, English cricket fast bowler (1 Test, 2 wickets; Durham, Northamptonshire), born in Cleadon, England
  • 1969-07-12 Alan Mullally, English cricket left-arm fast bowler (19 Tests, 58 wickets; 50 ODIs, 63 wickets), born in Southend-on-Sea, England
  • 1969-08-01 Graham Thorpe, English cricketer (England LHB Century on Test debut 1993), born in Farnham, Surrey, England
  • 1969-09-05 Mark Ramprakash, English cricketer, born in Bushey, Hertfordshire, England
  • 1970-01-27 Dean Headley, English cricket fast bowler (15 Tests; first Test cricketer to be son and grandson of Test cricketers; Ron & George Headley), born in Norton, England
  • 1970-02-11 Alistair Brown, English cricketer (Surrey & England ODI opening batsman 1996), born in Beckenham, United Kingdom
  • 1970-07-07 Min Patel, Indian-born English cricketer (in Mumbai England left-arm spinner v India 1996), born in Mumbai, India
  • 1971-08-07 Dominic Cork, British cricketer (England all-rounder Hat-trick v WI 1995), born in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire
  • 1971-09-05 Adam Hollioake, England cricketer, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1971-09-21 John Crawley, English cricketer
  • 1971-10-26 Ronnie Irani, English cricketer (Essex all-rounder, England 1996), born in Leigh, Lancashire, England
  • 1971-12-26 Mark Lathwell, English cricketer (England opening batsman v Australia 1993), born in Bletchley, United Kingdom
  • 1972-01-29 Simon Cook, English cricketer (Victorian pace bowler joined NSW 1995-96), born in Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 1974-01-23 Glen Chapple, English cricketer (Lancashire & England A pace bowler), born in Skipton, United Kingdom
  • 1974-01-30 Robert Rollins, English cricketer (big-hitting Essex wicketkeeper-batsman), born in London, England
  • 1974-10-29 Michael Vaughan, English cricketer
  • 1975-12-25 Marcus Trescothick, English cricketer, born in Keynsham, United Kingdom
  • 1976-07-14 Geraint Jones, English Papua New Guinean cricketer (played for England and Papua New Guinea), born in Kundiawa, Papua New Guinea
  • 1976-09-01 Clare Connor CBE, England cricket all-rounder (16 Tests; hat-trick v India 1999) and administrator (Managing Director Women's Cricket for England and Wales Cricket Board), born in Brighton, England
  • 1977-03-02 Andrew Strauss OBE, English cricket batsman and captain (100 Tests, 21 x 100s, 7,037 runs; 127 ODIs), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 1977-07-19 Ed Smith, English cricketer
  • 1977-08-20 James Ormond, English cricketer, born in Coventry, England
  • 1977-10-13 Gareth Batty, English cricketer, born in Bradford, Yorkshire
  • 1977-11-11 Ben Hollioake, Australian born English cricketer, born in Melbourne, Australia (d. 2002)
  • 1977-12-06 Andrew Flintoff, English cricketer, born in Preston, Lancashire, England
  • 1978-08-10 Chris Read, English cricketer and captain of Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club, born in Paignton, England
  • 1978-09-22 Ed Joyce, Irish-English cricketer, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1978-10-22 Owais Shah, English cricketer
  • 1978-10-23 Steve Harmison, English cricketer
  • 1978-12-25 Simon Jones, English cricketer, born in Morriston, United Kingdom
  • 1979-03-24 Graeme Swann, English cricketer
  • 1980-04-15 James Foster, English cricketer, born in London, England
  • 1980-06-27 Kevin Pietersen, English cricketer, born in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
  • 1980-11-27 Michael Yardy, English cricketer
  • 1981-01-21 Jamie Dalrymple, English cricketer
  • 1981-08-04 Ben Scott, English cricketer
  • 1981-09-02 Chris Tremlett, English cricketer
  • 1981-12-21 Sajid Mahmood, English cricket fast bowler (8 Tests, 20 wickets; Lancashire, WA, Essex), born in Bolton, England
  • 1982-04-11 Ian Bell, English cricketer, born in Walsgrave, Coventry, Warwickshire
  • 1982-04-25 Monty Panesar, English cricketer, born in Luton, Bedfordshire, England
  • 1982-07-30 Jimmy Anderson, English cricket fast bowler (most wickets for England in both Test and ODI cricket), born in Burnley, Lancashire
  • 1984-08-21 Neil Dexter, South African-born English cricketer, born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 1984-09-09 James Hildreth, English cricketer, born in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
  • 1984-12-25 Alastair Cook, English cricketer
  • 1985-05-04 Ravi Bopara, English cricketer, born in Forest Gate, London
  • 1986-06-14 Jonathan Clare, English cricketer
  • 1986-06-24 Stuart Broad, English cricketer
  • 1989-09-26 Jonny Bairstow, English cricket wicket-keeper (only English wicket-keeper to twice claim 9 dismissals in a Test match; Yorkshire CCC), born in Bradford, England

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