February 1913 in Sport

Birthdays in Sport

  • Feb 3 Richard Seaman, British racing driver (d. 1939)
  • Feb 9 Leo van der Kar, masseur/businessman/founder (Sports funds)
  • Feb 14 Woody Hayes, [Wayne], college football coach (Ohio, 1968 coach of the year)
  • Feb 14 Mel Allen, American sportscaster (voice of NY Yankees), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Feb 15 Erich Eliskases, Austrian chess player (d. 1997)
  • Feb 21 Roger Laurent, Belgian racing driver (d. 1997)
  • Feb 23 Charles Leonard, American pentathelete (Olympic-1936)

Deaths in Sport

  • Feb 23 Jimmy Sinclair, cricketer (3 centuries in 25 Test South African career), dies