On This Day

November 1881 in Sport

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 16 Joel H. Hildebrand, American Chemist and Educator whose work on the chemistry of solutions helped treat divers with the 'bends' through the introduction of helium and oxygen breathing mixtures, born in Camden, New Jersey
  • Nov 18 Percy Lesueur, hockey player/inventor (large goalie glove)