November 1929 in Sport

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 22 Bradman scores 157 for NSW against the MCC at cricket SCG

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • Nov 28 Ernie Nevers scores all 40 pts for Chic Cards vs Bears (NFL record)
  • Nov 30 17th CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tigers defeats Regina Roughriders, 14-3

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nov 4 Jimmy Piersall, baseball player (Red Sox, Senators, Indians)
  • Nov 8 Trevor McMahon, NZ cricket wicketkeeper (v India & Pak 1955-56)
  • Nov 8 Bobby Bowden, American football coach
  • Nov 17 Edgar White, American yachtsman (Olympic gold 1952)
  • Nov 17 Sumner White, US yachtsman (Olympic gold 1952), born in New York City (d. 1988)
  • Nov 17 Norm Zauchin, baseball player (d. 1999)
  • Nov 20 Donald Ray January, Plainview TX, PGA golfer (1960 Tucson Open)
  • Nov 29 Don January, pro golfer (1976 Vardon Trophy)

Deaths in Sport

  • Nov 9 Nicolaas Theunissen, South African cricket break bowler (2nd Test 1889), dies
  • Nov 14 Joseph McGinnity, baseball pitcher (NY Giants), dies at 58
  • Nov 17 A F A Lilley, cricketer (92 dismissals in 35 Tests 1896-1909), dies