On This Day

February 11, 1937 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bill Lawry AM, Australian cricket batsman and captain (67 Tests, 5,234 runs @ 47.15, 13 x 100s) and broadcaster (9 Network), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Eddie Shack, Canadian ice hockey left wing (NHL All Star 1962, 63, 64; Stanley Cup 1962, 63, 64, 67; Toronto Maple Leafs), born in Sudbury, Ontario (d. 2020)
  • Peter Lashley, cricketer (4 Tests for West Indies 1960-66)
1937 in Sport