April 1909 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Apr 15 NY Giant Red Ames 2nd no-hitter, loses in 13 on a 7 hitter to Dodgers
  • Apr 19 13th Boston Marathon won by Henri Renaud in 2:53:36.8

Birthdays in Sport

  • Apr 5 Gerald Bond, South African cricketer (one Test South Africa v England 1938, 0 & 0-16), born in Cape Town (d. 1965)
  • Apr 6 Hermann Lang, German race car driver (d. 1987)
  • Apr 26 Dick Howorth, English cricketer (English all-rounder, three county doubles), born in Bacup, Lancashire, England (d. 1980)