On This Day

April 21, 1919 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 23rd Boston Marathon won by Carl Linder in 2:29:13.4

Birthdays in Sport

  • John Goddard, West Indian cricket all-rounder and captain (27 Tests @ 30.67; 33 wickets; Barbados), born in St Michael, Barbados (d. 1987)