On This Day

June 4, 1950 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Dutch cyclist Wim van Est wins Bordeaux-Paris (586 km in 17:25)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brian Rose, English cricketer (England batsman in 9 Tests 1977-81), born in Dartford, Kent, England

Deaths in Sport

  • Sam Staples, English cricket medium pace bowler (3 Tests, 15 wickets; Nottinghamshire), dies at 57
1950 in Sport