March 1866 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Mar 7 28th Grand National: 1852 winner Alec Goodman wins his second GN aboard Irish 40/1 outsider Salamander

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mar 14 Alexey Troitsky, Russian chess problemist, born in St. Petersburg, Russia (d. 1942)
  • Mar 22 Jack Boyle, American baseball player (d. 1913)
  • Mar 24 Jack McAuliffe, US lightweight boxing champ, hall of famer
  • Mar 28 Jimmy Ross, Scottish footballer, born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1902)