On This Day

June 1891 in Sports History

Events in Sport

  • Jun 10 25th Belmont: Ed Garrison riding Foxford wins in 2:08.75
  • Jun 27 US National Championship Women's Tennis, Philadelphia Cricket Club: Mabel Cahill beats defending champion Ellen Roosevelt 6-4, 6-1, 4-6, 6-3

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jun 3 Mary Browne, American tennis player (US Nat C'ship 1912-14), born in Ventura County, California (d. 1971)

Deaths in Sport

  • Jun 23 George Parr, English cricketer (Nottinghamshire & All-England), dies at 65