On This Day

October 1875 in Sports History

Birthdays in Sport

  • Oct 8 Laurence Doherty, British tennis player (Wimbledon 1902-06, US Nationals 1903), born in Wimbledon, England (d. 1919)
  • Oct 18 Len Braund, cricketer (great England all-rounder in 23 Tests 1901-08)