On This Day

November 1894 in Sports History

Events in Sport

  • Nov 29 3rd Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 18-0 in Montgomery

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 2 Bill Johnston, American tennis player (US Open 1915, 19; Wimbledon 1923), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1946)
  • Nov 23 Ture Persson, Swedish sprinter (Olympic silver 1912)
  • Nov 24 Herbert Sutcliffe, cricketer (all-time great opening batsman for Engl)