On This Day

May 5, 1904 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Cy Young pitches the first perfect game in "modern" baseball for Boston Americans against Philadelphia Athletics's (3-0)

MLB Pitcher Cy Young
MLB Pitcher
Cy Young

Birthdays in Sport

  • Gordon Richards, British jockey (winner of 4,870 races), born in Donnington Wood, Telford (d. 1986)