On This Day

April 18, 1927 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport


Sport awardBoston Marathon

31st Boston Marathon won by Clarence DeMar in 2:40:22.2; his 5th victory in the event

Marathon Runner Clarence DeMar
Marathon Runner
Clarence DeMar

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jim De Courcy, Australian cricketer (Australian batsman 1953), born in Newcastle, New South Wales (d. 2000)