1865 in Sport

  • T 1
  • F 2
  • S 3
  • S 4
  • M 5
  • T 6
  • W 7
  • T 8
  • F 9
  • S 10
  • S 11
  • M 12
  • T 13
  • W 14
  • T 15
  • F 16
  • S 17
  • S 18
  • M 19
  • T 20
  • W 21
  • T 22
  • F 23
  • S 24
  • S 25
  • M 26
  • T 27
  • W 28
  • T 29
  • F 30

Events in Sport

  • Mar 8 27th Grand National: Captain Henry Coventry aboard Alcibiade FRA wins
  • Jun 22 1st class cricket debut of Dr W G Grace
  • Sep 14 6th British Golf Open: Andrew Strath shoots a 162 at Prestwick Golf Club

Birthdays in Sport

  • Feb 23 Barney Dreyfuss, baseball owner (Pittsburgh Pirates)
  • Mar 10 Pim [Willem JH] Mulier, Dutch journalist/writer/sport-organizer
  • Mar 16 Patsy Donovan, Irish-American baseball player (d. 1953)
  • Jun 2 George Lohmann, cricketer (England's great bowler late 19th cent)
  • Aug 4 Gus Kempis, South African cricketer (South Africa's 1st Test), born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa (d. 1890)
  • Aug 20 Bernard Tancred, South African cricketer (d. 1911)
  • Oct 19 Godfrey Cripps, cricketer (one Test South Africa v England 1892, 18 & 3)
  • Nov 1 Monty Bowden, cricketer (England Test capt v South Africa at 23)