On This Day

January 4, 1891 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bryn Lewis, Welsh rugby union winger (2 caps; Newport, Cambridge University), born in Pontardawe, Wales (d. 1917)

Deaths in Sport

  • Joe Hunter, English cricket wicket-keeper (5 Tests, 11 dismissals; Yorkshire CCC), dies at 35
1891 in Sport