November 1918 in Sport

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 3 Bob Feller, Van Meter, Iowa, American baseball pitcher (Cleveland Indian, 3 no-hitters)
  • Nov 10 Martin Hanley, South African cricketer (took 1-88 with off-spin in Test for South Africa), born in Aliwal North, Cape Province (d. 2000)
  • Nov 14 John Bromwich, Australian tennis player (Australian C'ship 1939, 46 / 13 Grand Slam doubles titles), born in Sydney, NSW (d. 1999)
  • Nov 20 Dora Ratjen, German man possing as woman high jumper (Olympic 4th 1936)
  • Nov 24 Roley Jenkins, cricketer (English leg-spinner 1948-52)

Deaths in Sport

  • Nov 18 Reggie Schwartz, South African cricketer (55 wickets for South Africa), dies at 43
  • Nov 26 Charlie McLeod, cricketer (all-rounder for Australia 1894-1905), dies