On This Day

February 5, 1889 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer (prolific England bat of 20's)
  • Ernest Tyldesley, English cricketer (1st Lancastrian to score a hundred 100's), born in Worsley, Lancashire, England (d. 1962)