On This Day

April 2, 1919 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Delfo Cabrera, Argentine distance runner (Olympic gold marathon 1948), born in Armstrong, Argentina (d. 1981)

Divorces in Sport


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

American world heavyweight boxing champion Jack Dempsey (23) divorces Maxine Gates after 2 years of marriage

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Jack Dempsey
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Jack Dempsey

1919 in Sport