On This Day

March 9, 1947 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dougie Morgan, Scottish rugby union halfback (21 caps Scotland, 2 British & Irish Lions; Stewart's Melville FP), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 2020)

Deaths in Sport

  • Stanley Jackson, English cricketer (20 Tests for England 1893-1905), dies at 76
1947 in Sport