1941 in Sport (Part 2)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 101 - 135 of 135

  • Sep 29 Kermit Zarley, PGA golfer (1970 Canadian Open), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Oct 4 Karl Oppitzhauser, Austrian racing driver
  • Oct 5 Ricardo Hoffmann, marathon swimmer (299 miles)
  • Oct 13 John Snow, cricketer (fiery England quickie Unpopular with Aussies)
  • Oct 14 Art Shamsky, American baseball player
  • Oct 16 Tim McCarver, baseball catcher (Phils, Mets)/sportscaster (ABC, CBS)
  • Oct 20 Bob Panasik, Canadian Tour golfer (1986 Canadian TPC), born in Windsor, Ontario
  • Oct 23 Colin Milburn, cricketer (England bat whose career was cut short)
  • Oct 25 Bobby Keetch, soccer player/entrepreneur
  • Oct 26 Harald Nielsen, Danish soccer player (Olympic silver 1960), born in Frederikshavn, Denmark (d. 2015)
  • Oct 27 Dick Trickle, American race car driver, born in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin (d. 2013)
  • Oct 29 Brian Yuile, cricketer (NZ slow left-armer took 34 wkts in 17 Tests)
  • Oct 30 Jim Ray Hart, American baseball player (Giants), born in Hookerton, North Carolina (d. 2016)
  • Oct 31 Lucas Brown Jackson, American basketball player (Olympic gold 1964), born in San Marcos, Texas
  • Oct 31 Derek Bell, British racing driver, born in Pinner, Middlesex, England
  • Nov 1 Joe Louis Caldwell, basketball player (Olympic gold 1964), born in Texas City, Texas

Person of interestDave Stockton

Nov 2 Dave Stockton, American golfer (PGA C'ship 1970, 76), born in San Bernardino, California

Golfer and Two-Time PGA Champion Dave Stockton
Golfer and Two-Time PGA Champion
Dave Stockton
  • Nov 13 Mel Stottlemyre, American pitcher (NY Yankee) and pitching coach (NY Met), born in Hazleton, Missouri
  • Nov 19 Ivanka Khristova, Bulgaria, shot putter (Olympic gold 1976)
  • Nov 22 Jacques LaPerriere, NHL defensive Hall of Famer
  • Nov 23 Alan Mullery, English soccer player
  • Nov 26 Jeff Torborg, baseball player
  • Nov 27 Aimé Jacquet, French football manager
  • Dec 2 Sugar Ramos [Ultiminio Ramos], Cuban-Mexican boxer (World Featherweight champion), born in Matanzas, Cuba (d. 2017)
  • Dec 4 Raul Blanco, Australian soccer asst coach (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • Dec 8 Geoff Hurst, cricketer (Essex 1962, better known as soccer immortal)
  • Dec 8 Ed Brinkman, American baseball player
  • Dec 10 Jeff Jones, cricketer (England left-arm pace bowler in 60's)
  • Dec 14 Barry Hadlee, cricketer (bro of Dayle & Richard, NZ World Cup 1975)
  • Dec 15 Austin Savage, Welsh hockey player
  • Dec 23 Serge Reding, Belgian weightlifter (d. 1975)
  • Dec 28 Intikhab Alam, Pakistan cricket leg-spinner (1959-77)
  • Dec 30 Mel Renfro, American football player
  • Dec 31 Milkha Singh, cricketer (bro of Kripal Singh India batsman in 4 Tests)
  • Dec 31 Sir Alex Ferguson, Scottish football manager

Weddings in Sport


Deaths in Sport