November 1900 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Nov 13 Baltimore Orioles (now NY Yankees) enter baseball's American League
  • Nov 15 Dutch soccer club NEC is established in Nijmegen
  • Nov 17 5th Iron Bowl: Auburn beats Alabama 53-5 in Montgomery

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 3 Roger Blunt, cricketer (NZ all-rounder in 9 Tests 1930-32)
  • Nov 3 Adolf Dassler, German founder of sportswear company Adidas, born in Herzogenaurach, Germany (d. 1978)
  • Nov 11 Helena Konopacka, Polish discus thrower (Olympic gold 1928)
  • Nov 19 Bunny Ahearne, Irish ice hockey promoter (d. 1985)

Deaths in Sport

  • Nov 21 J. J. Ferris, Australian cricketer (48 wickets for Aust in 8 Tests in 1880's), dies at 33