On This Day

April 20, 1925 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 29th Boston Marathon won by Charles Mellor in 2:33:00.6

Birthdays in Sport

  • Ernie Stautner, German-American football player, born in Cham, Bavaria, Germany (d. 2006)

Deaths in Sport

  • Herbert Lawford, British tennis player (Wimbledon 1887; first exponent of topspin), dies at 73
1925 in Sport