On This Day

April 1893 in Sport

Birthdays in Sport

  • Apr 5 Clas Thunberg, Finnish speed skater (Olympic gold 1924, 28), born in Helsinki, Finland (d. 1973)
  • Apr 18 Violette Morris, French athlete and spy for Nazi Germany, born in Paris (d. 1944)
  • Apr 27 Allen Sothoron, American baseball player, born in Bradford, Ohio (d. 1939)