On This Day

April 1, 1935 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Billy Whelan, Irish soccer forward (4 caps, Rep Ireland; Manchester United 79 games; died Munich air disaster), born in Dublin, Republic of Ireland (d. 1958)
  • John Murray, England cricket wicketkeeper (21 Tests; 55 dismissals), born in London, England (d. 2018)