On This Day

April 15, 1901 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 5th Boston Marathon won for second straight year by Canadian Jim Caffrey in race record 2:29:23.6

Birthdays in Sport

  • Joe Davis, English snooker player (World Champion 1927-40, 1946), born in Whitwell, Derbyshire (d. 1978)