1846 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Mar 4 8th Grand National: William Taylor aboard outsider Pioneer wins by 3 lengths from Culverthorpe
  • Jun 19 First offically recognised baseball game (played by Cartwright Rules) - NY Nines 23 defeat Knickerbockers 1 at Hoboken, New Jersey

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mar 3 Desiderio FA Pietri, Italian baker/marathon runner Dorando's father