May 13, 1914 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

Joe Louis

Joe Louis, American boxer (world heavyweight champion 1937-49), born in Lafayette, Alabama (d. 1981)

Deaths in Sport

  • R. E. Foster, English cricketer (287 on debut England v Aust SCG 1903), footballer and the only man to have captained England in both sports, dies of diabetes at 36