On This Day

April 8, 1938 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mohammad Farooq, Pakistani cricket fast bowler (7 Tests, 21 wickets; Karachi), born in Junagadh, India

Deaths in Sport

  • Harold Baumgartner, South African cricketer (took 2-99 lefty in test for South Africa), dies at 54
1938 in Sport