On This Day

May 1874 in Sports History

Events in Sport

  • May 26 2nd Preakness: William Donohue aboard Culpepper wins in 2:56.5

Birthdays in Sport

  • May 19 Gilbert Jessop, English cricket batsman (18 Tests; Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1898), born in Cheltenham, England (d. 1955)