On This Day

September 1893 in Sports History

Events in Sport

  • Sep 1 British Open Men's Golf, Prestwick GC: Scotland's William Auchterlonie wins by 2 shots from amateur Johnny Laidley

Birthdays in Sport

  • Sep 11 W. Douglas Hawkes, British racing driver, born in Barton, England (d. 1974)
  • Sep 20 Hermann Lux, German soccer defender (3 caps; manager Tennis Borussia Berlin), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1962)