On This Day

September 29, 1951 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Sport

  • David Murray, West Indian cricketer (WI wicket-keeper), born in Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Maureen Caird, Australian hurdler (youngest to win individual Olympic Gold at 17 in 1968), born in Cumberland, Australia

Deaths in Sport

  • Thomas Cahill, American soccer coach and administrator (first coach US men's national team), dies at 86
1951 in Sport