On This Day

August 27, 1908 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • Calgary City Rugby Football Club re-organizes as the Tigers

Birthdays in Sport

  • Frank Leahy, American football coach (Notre Dame), born in O'Neill, Nebraska (d. 1973)

Person of interestDonald Bradman

Sir Donald Bradman AC, Australian cricket batsman and captain (52 Tests; 6,996 runs @ WR 99.94 average; HS 334; 29 x 100s), born in Cootamundra, Australia (d. 2001)

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman