November 1913 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Nov 1 Notre Dame upsets Army, 35-13 in the colleges' inaugural football game; quarterback Gus Dorais (14 of 17 passes, 243 yards, 2 TDs) and receiver Knute Rockne use forward pass effectively
  • Nov 2 St. Louis Browns player-manager George Stovall, fired the previous summer, is the first MLB player to jump to the Federal League, signing to manage the Kansas City Packers
  • Nov 15 9th Australasian Championships: Ernie Parker beats Harry Parker (2-6, 6-1, 6-3, 6-2)
  • Nov 28 Heavyweight Jack Johnson KOs Andre Spaul in Paris
  • Nov 29 CFL Grey Cup, AAA Grounds, Hamilton: Hamilton Tigers beat Toronto Parkdale, 44-2; second-largest margin of victory in a Grey Cup final

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 22 Gardnar Mulloy, American tennis player (5-time Grand Slam doubles champion), born in Washington D.C. (d 2016)
  • Nov 24 Gisela Mauermeyer, German discus thrower (Olympic gold 1936)
  • Nov 26 Foy Draper, American relay runner (Olympic gold 1936), born in Georgetown, Texas (d. 1943)