February 1919 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Feb 1 Dodgers trade Jake Daubert to Reds for Tommy Griffith Daubert

Sports record brokenNHL Record

Feb 18 Cy Denneny of NHL Ottawa Senators scores record 52nd goal

NHL Star Cy Denneny
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Cy Denneny

Birthdays in Sport

  • Feb 2 Allie Reynolds, NY Yankee pitcher (1952 AL ERA leader (2.07))
  • Feb 6 Lindsay Tuckett, cricketer (son of Len, 9 Tests for South Africa 1947-49)
  • Feb 7 Ilse Pausin, Austrian figure skating pairs (Olympic silver 1936)
  • Feb 11 Gretchen Fraser, slalom skier (Olympic gold 1948), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • Feb 13 Eddie Robinson, winningest college football coach (Grambling)
  • Feb 17 Joseph R Hunt, tennis champ (US Open-1943)
  • Feb 23 Johnny Carey, Irish professional footballer, born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1995)
  • Feb 25 Monty Irvin, baseball hall of famer (NY Giants)

Deaths in Sport

  • Feb 25 Josef Christiaens, Belgian racing driver (b. 1879)