Wi Events in History



1998 Event - 53rd U.S. Women's Open Golf Championship at Blackwolf Run GC, Kohler WI

1996 Event - Muralitharan no-balled for throwing in ODI vs. WI at the Gabba

1995 Event - ODI in Sharjah WI 7-333 in 50 overs beat Sri Lanka 329 all out

1995 Event - Dominic Cork takes hat-trick in England Test Cricket win vs. WI

1995 Event - Steve Waugh scores 200 for Australia vs. WI at Sabina Park

1994 Event - Brian Lara scores 375 for WI vs England to beat Sobers' record

1994 Event - Lara scores 167 for WI vs. England at Georgetown

1992 Event - David Boon's 14th Test Cricket century, 111 vs. WI at Brisbane

1992 Event - Start of South Africa's 1st Test Cricket since 1970 (v WI Bridgetown)

1991 Event - Allan Border takes 5-68 vs. WI at Bourda (!), Georgetown

1991 Event - Boon completes 10th Test Cricket century, 109* vs. WI at Kingston

1990 Event - Test Cricket debut of Saeed Anwar (Pak vs. WI), scores 0 and 0

1989 Event - Pakistan win Sharjah Trophy over India and WI on round-robin

1989 Event - Dean Jones scores 216 vs. WI at the Adelaide Oval

1989 Event - Boon completes 7th Test century, 149 vs. WI at SCG

1988 Event - Merv Hughes takes 13 wickets vs. WI at the WACA but Australia lose

1988 Event - Test Cricket debut of Curtly Ambrose, WI vs. Pakistan, Georgetown

1988 Event - Kiran More stumps five WI batsman at Madras, world Test record

1988 Event - Narendra Hirwani takes 16-136 (8-61 and 8-75) vs. WI on Test debut

1988 Event - Test debut of Phil Simmons, WI vs. India, Madras

1987 Event - Test debut of Carl Hooper, WI vs. India at Bombay

1987 Event - New Zealand beat WI by 5 wickets in Jeremy Coney's last Test Cricket

1986 Event - Sri Lanka all out 55 vs. WI in one-dayer Walsh 5-1 in 4 3 overs

1986 Event - 1st-class cricket debut of Andy Flower, ZCU Presidents XI vs. Young WI

1985 Event - Australia beat WI by innings at SCG, Bob Holland 10 match wkts

1984 Event - Test Cricket debut of Craig McDermott, vs. WI at the MCG

1984 Event - Allan Border's 1st Test Cricket match as captain (v WI Adelaide)

1984 Event - Test Cricket debut of David Boon age 23 and Bob Holland age 38 (v WI)

1984 Event - Border scores 100* vs. WI Trinidad after 98* in 1st cricket innings

1983 Event - Gavaskar makes the highest Test Cricket score by an Indian, 236* vs. WI

1983 Death - George Headley, cricket (10 tons in 22 Tests, 1st black WI captain), dies

1983 Event - Test Cricket debut of Richie Richardson, WI vs. India Bombay

1983 Event - Kapil Dev takes 9-83 vs. WI at Ahmedabad, but India still lose

1981 Event - One of the great day's Test Cricket at the MCG Australia vs. WI

1981 Death - Maurice Fernandes, cricket captain (WI in 1st Test win, 1930 vs. Eng), dies

1981 Event - Sylvester Clarke knocks out spectator with brick, WI vs. Pakistan

1980 Event - Imran Khan scores his 1st Test Cricket ton, 123 vs. WI Lahore

1979 Event - 1st day-night one-day cricket international, Australia vs. WI at SCG

1979 Event - Faoud Bacchus scores 250 for WI vs. India at Kanpur

1979 Event - Gavaskar gets twin tons for India for the third time (v WI)

1978 Event - WI all set to lose cricket test vs. Australia at Kingston till riots end game

1978 Death - George Paine, lefty cricket spinner (for England in WI 1935), dies

1978 Event - 1st day of Test cricket for Desmond Haynes (WI vs. Australia)

1976 Event - Big win for WI at The Oval Michael Holding 14-149 for match

1976 Event - Clive Lloyd scores double-ton in 120 minutes, WI vs. Glamorgan

1976 Event - England all out for 71 vs. WI at Old Trafford, Holding 14 5-7-17-5

1976 Event - India set 403 to win by WI They get them, 6 wkts 7 overs spare

1976 Event - Ian Redpath hits his only 2 sixes in Cricket Tests, vs. WI Adelaide

1975 Event - G S Chappell gets ton in each inn of 1st Test Cricket as captain vs. WI

1975 Event - Test Cricket debut of Michael Anthony Holding, WI vs. Australia Brisbane

1975 Event - Sri Lanka's 1st one-day international, vs. WI Cricket World Cup

1974 Birthday - Shivnarine Chanderpaul, cricketer, WI left-handed batsman 1994-

1974 Event - Tony Greig takes 8-86 vs. WI Port-of-Spain (later 5-70 in 2nd inn)

1973 Event - 1st one-day Cricket international for WI (v Eng) - lose by 1 wicket

1973 Event - Frank Hayes scores 106 on Test Cricket debut vs. WI as England lose

1973 Event - Doug Walters' best Test Cricket bowling, 5-66 vs. WI Georgetown

1973 Event - WI vs. Australia at Kingston, 1st time since 1955 without Sobers

1972 Event - KFIZ TV channel 34 in Fond du Lac, WI suspends broadcasting

1972 Birthday - Brad Radke, Eau Claire WI, pitcher for the Minnesota Twins

1972 Birthday - Vicki Goetze, Michicot WI, LPGA golfer, 1995 British Open-12th

1972 Death - Vincent Valentine, WI cricket pace bowler (England 1933), dies

1972 Event - Glenn Turner (259) and Terry Jarvis make 387 opening cricket stand vs. WI

1972 Event - Glenn Turner carries his bat for 223* vs. WI at Kingston

1972 Event - Test Cricket debut of Lawrence Rowe WI vs. New Zealand Kingston, 214 and 100

1972 Birthday - Michael Kasprowicz, cricketer, Australian Test fast bowler vs. WI 1996

1971 Birthday - Matthew Elliott, cricketer, Australian Test opening batsman vs. WI 1996

1971 Birthday - Patterson Thompson, cricketer, WI Test fast bowler vs. New Zealand 1996

1971 Birthday - Dominic Cork, cricketer, England all-rounder Hat-trick vs. WI 1995

1971 Event - Gavaskar makes 220 in 2nd inning vs. WI after 124 in 1st

1971 Event - J M Noreiga takes 9-95 WI vs. India at Port-of-Spain

1970 Birthday - Sherwin Campbell, cricketer, WI opening batsman 1995

1970 Birthday - Andy Bichel, cricketer, Australian pace bowler vs. WI 1997

1970 Birthday - Philo Wallace, cricketer, WI ODI opening batsman 1991-92

1970 Event - EAA Convention moves from Rockford Illinois to Oshkosh, Wi

1970 Birthday - Cameron Cuffy, cricketer, St. Vincent and WI fast bowler 1994-

1969 Birthday - Martha Richards, Hudson WI, LPGA golfer, 1995 Safeco Classic-21st

1969 Birthday - Vasbert Conniel Drakes, cricketer, Barbados fast bowler, WI ODI 1995

1969 Event - Ireland bowl out WI for 25 at Londonderry, win by 9 wkts

1969 Event - John Hampshire scores 107 on Test cricket debut vs. WI at Lord's

1969 Birthday - Brian Lara, cricketer, WI left-hand bat Smashed world records in 1994

1969 Birthday - George Williams, born in Lacrosse WI, catcher for the Oakland A's

1969 Birthday - Ottis Gibson, cricketer, Barbados fast bowler, WI 1995

1969 Event - Seymour Nurse scores 258 in his last Test Cricket innings, WI vs. New Zealand

1969 Birthday - Anna Acker-Macosko, Marshfield WI, LPGA golfer, 1995 Gold Coast Tour

1969 Birthday - Bob Wickman, Green Bay WI, pitcher, Chicago White Sox, New York Yankees

1969 Birthday - Rajindra Dhanraj, Trinidad cricket leg-spinner, WI 1994-95

1968 Birthday - Narendra Hirwani, cricketer, Ind leggie 16 wickets vs. WI on debut 1988

1968 Birthday - Junior Murray, cricketer, WI keeper, no relation to Derryck or David

1967 Death - Freddie Martin, cricket WI batsman, (9 Tests 486 runs 1 century), dies

1967 Birthday - Kenneth Charlie Griffith Benjamin, cricketer, WI like his namesake

1967 Birthday - Steven C Stricker, Edgerton WI, PGA golfer, 1994 Northern Telecom-2nd

1966 Event - Test Cricket debut of Bishen Singh Bedi, India vs. WI Calcutta, 2-92

1966 Birthday - Patricia Neder, Wauykesha WI, team handball right wing, Olympic-92, 96

1966 Birthday - Carl Hooper, cricketer, WI off-spin all-rounder

1966 Birthday - Jerry Kelly, Madison WI, Nike golfer, 1993 NIKE Cleveland Open-2nd

1966 Birthday - Jerry Patrick Kelly, Madison WI, PGA golfer, 1995 Greater Milw-34th

1966 Event - WAEO (now WJFW) TV channel 12 in Rhinelander, WI (NBC) begins

1966 Event - Test cricket debut of Derek Underwood, vs. WI Trent Bridge, wicketless

1966 Birthday - Anderson Cummins, cricketer, in Packer's Valley Barbados and WI quickie

1966 Birthday - Andrew Hudson, cricketer, South Africa, 163 on debut vs WI 1992

1965 Birthday - Keith Arthurton, cricketer, Charlestown, Nevis WI lefty bat

1964 Birthday - Winston Benjamin, cricketer, WI righty quick 1987-95

1964 Birthday - Robert Haynes, cricketer, Jamaica and WI leggie, one-dayer but no Tests

1964 Birthday - Milton Small, cricket pace bowler, WI vs. Australia 1984

1964 Death - C R Browne, cricket leg-spinner (WI in 4 Tests, 6 wkts), dies

1963 Birthday - David Williams, WI cricket wicket-keeper, 3 Tests 1992

1963 Birthday - Roger Harper, cricketer, Guyana and WI off-spinner Extraordinary field

1962 Birthday - Sherri Steinhauer, Madison WI, LPGA golfer, 1992 du Maurier Ltd

1962 Birthday - Courtney Walsh, cricketer, WI pace bowler, hat-trick vs. Australia 1988

1962 Event - Umrigar slams 172* vs. WI at Port-of-Spain in 248 minutes

1962 Event - Devastating 8 for 6 spell by Gibbs gives WI cricket victory over India

1962 Event - Nawab of Pataudi captains India cricket vs. WI age 21 years 77 days

1961 Birthday - Alan Wells, cricketer, England Test batsman vs. WI in one Test 1995

1961 Birthday - Mike Watkinson, cricketer, England off-spinner all-rounder vs. WI 1995

1961 Event - Australia beat WI 2-1 in one of best Test Cricket series ever

1960 Birthday - Zane Smith, Madison WI, pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates

1960 Birthday - Gus Logie, cricketer, WI batsman 1983-91, great fielder

1960 Birthday - Carlyle Best, cricketer, WI batsman late 80's

1960 Birthday - Eldine Baptiste, cricketer, WI all-rounder early 80's

1960 Event - Riot curtails third days play at Port-Of-Spain WI vs. England

1959 Death - Charles Jones, cricket batsman (WI in 4 Tests 1930-35, 63 runs), dies

1959 Death - O'Neil Gordon Collie Smith, WI cricket all-rounder, dies in car crash

1959 Event - Test debut for Mushtaq Mohammad vs. WI age 15 years 124 days

1959 Event - Vinoo Mankad ends his final Test Cricket (v WI at Delhi)

1959 Birthday - Paul Terry, cricketer, in Germany Two Tests England vs. WI 1984

1958 Birthday - Daniel Bruce Forsman, Rhinelander WI, PGA golfer, 1992 Buick Open

1958 Birthday - Monte Lynch, cricketer, Surrey batsman, WI Rebel, England ODI player

1958 Birthday - Malcolm Marshall, cricketer, WI quickie 1978-91, WI top wicket-taker

1958 Event - Test Cricket debut of Lance Gibbs, WI vs. Pakistan, Port-of-Spain

1957 Event - Peter Loader takes a cricket hat-trick England vs. WI Headingley

1957 Event - May and Cowdrey make 411 stand vs. WI Ramadhin bowls 98 overs

1957 Birthday - Everton Mattis, cricketer, WI batsman early 80's

1957 Birthday - Thelston Payne, cricket wicket-keeper, WI 1986

1957 Birthday - Sandra Joyce Cagle Milwukee WI, playmate, Feb, 1980

1956 Birthday - Alvin Greenidge, cricketer, WI opener, no relation to Gordon or Geoff

1956 Birthday - Jeff Dujon, cricket wicket-keeper, WI 1981-91, their most successful

1956 Event - New Zealand bowl out WI for 77 at Eden Park to score their 1st Test Cricket win

1956 Birthday - Desmond Haynes, cricket, WI opener-greatest batsman in 1-day history

1956 Birthday - Wayne Daniel, cricketer, WI fast bowler 1976-84

1956 Birthday - David Smith, cricketer, England lefty batsman in 2 Tests vs. WI 1986

1955 Event - Atkinson and Depeiaza make 347 stand for 7th wkt WI vs. Australia

1955 Event - Atkinson and Depeiaza take WI from 6-187 to 6-494 in day vs. Australia

1955 Event - Sobers starts run of 85 Test Cricket appearances for WI uninterrupted

1955 Event - Collie Smith scores 104 on cricket debut WI vs. Australia, Kingston

1954 Birthday - Derick Parry, cricketer, WI off-spinner early 80's

1954 Birthday - Martha Nause, Sheboygan WI, LPGA golfer, 1994 du Maurier Ltd Classic

1954 Birthday - Imtiaz Ali, cricketer, brother of Inshan One Test WI vs. India 1976

1954 Birthday - Michael Holding, cricket fast bowler, Whispering Death-Awesome for WI

1953 Birthday - Larry Gomes, dependable WI cricket left-handed batsman, 1976-87

1953 Birthday - Elquemedo Willett, cricketer, WI lefty spinner early 70's

1953 Birthday - Gary Cosier, cricketer, Australian batsman 1975-78, 109 on debut vs. WI

1953 Birthday - Agha Zahid, cricketer, open batting for Pak vs. WI 1975, scored 14 and 1

1952 Birthday - Mark C Lee, Viroqua WI, Major USAF/astronaut, STS-30, 47, 64, 82,sk: 98

1952 Birthday - Sew Shivnarine, cricketer, 3 Tests for WI 1978, later USA captain

1951 Event - 1st Christmas Day in Test Crickets, Australia vs. WI at Adelaide

1951 Birthday - David Murray, cricketer, WI wicket-keeper

1951 Birthday - John Childs, cricketer, England left-arm spinner, two Tests vs. WI 1988

1951 Birthday - Collis King, cricketer, WI all-rounder late 70s

1951 Birthday - Andy Roberts, cricketer, brilliant WI quickie with 202 wickets 74-84

1950 Birthday - Tom Wopat, Lodi WI, actor, Durning Rage, Christmas Comes to Willow

1950 Birthday - Jeff Hammond, cricketer, Australian fast bowler on 1973 WI tour

1950 Birthday - Bernard Julien, cricketer, WI left-arm pace all-rounder mid-70's

1949 Birthday - Inshan Ali, cricketer, big-spinning WI chinaman bowler 1971-77

1949 Birthday - Uton Dowe, cricketer, WI pace bowler 1972-73 "Dowe shall not bowl"

1949 Birthday - Lawrence Rowe, cricketer, prolific WI batsman, 302 vs. England 1974

1948 Birthday - Norbert Phillip, cricketer, WI pace bowler late 70s

1948 Birthday - Geoff Greenidge, cricketer, no relation to Gordon, WI opener 1972-74

1948 Birthday - Raphick Jumadeen, cricketer, WI slow left-armer of the 70's

1948 Event - H H H Johnson bowls WI to win vs. England 10-96 match on debut

1948 Event - Billy Griffith scores cricket century on debut England vs. WI, out for 140

1948 Event - Jim Laker takes 7-103 in his 1st Test Cricket innings vs. WI Barbados

1947 Birthday - Dhiraj Parsana, cricket pace bowler, Indian vs. WI 1978-79

1947 Death - Nelson Betancourt, cricket wicketkeeper (WI Test 1930), dies at 42

1947 Birthday - Pollamani Krishnamurthy, Indian cricket wicket-keeper, 1971 WI tour

1946 Birthday - Albert Padmore, cricketer, WI off-spinner mid-70s

1946 Birthday - Frank Hayes, cricketer, 106* England vs. WI on debut 1973

1946 Birthday - Tony Howard, cricketer, WI off-spinner one Test vs. New Zealand 1972

1946 Birthday - Leonard Baichan, cricketer, WI opener, 103 vs. Pakistan on debut 1975

1946 Birthday - Desmond Lewis, WI cricket batsman/keeper, avg 86.33 in 3 Tests

1945 Birthday - Steven Camacho, cricketer, WI batsman early seventies

1945 Birthday - Joe Schermie, Madison Wi, bassist, 3 Dog Night-Joy to the World

1944 Birthday - Grayson Shillingford, cricket bowler, WI 1969-71, 7 Tests 15 wickets

1944 Birthday - Terry Jarvis, New Zealand cricket opener, 387 partnership w/Turner vs. WI 1972

1944 Birthday - Irvine Shillingford, cricketer, cousin of Grayson, 4 Tests for WI

1944 Birthday - Charlie Davis, cricketer, WI batsman in 15 Tests 1968-73

1943 Birthday - John Shepherd, cricketer, WI all-rounder 1969-71, later in South Africa

1943 Birthday - Michael Findlay, cricket wicket-keeper, WI early 70's

1943 Birthday - Keith Boyce, cricketer, big-hitting WI all-rounder of 70's

1943 Birthday - Daniel Charles Brandenstein, Watertown Wi, ast, STS-8, 51-G, 32, 49

1942 Birthday - Hemant Kanitkar, cricketer, batted in two Tests India vs. WI 1974

1942 Birthday - Roy Fredericks, cricketer, brilliant WI lefty opener 169 vs. Australia 1975

1942 Event - 1st submarine built on Great Lakes launched, (Peto), Manitowoc, Wi

1942 Birthday - Arthur Barrett, cricketer, WI leggie early 70's

1941 Birthday - Robin Bynoe, cricketer, WI opening batsman in 4 Tests 1959-67

1940 Birthday - Chris Balderstone, cricket batsman, England, belated faced WI in 1976

1940 Birthday - Richard Edwards, cricketer, WI pace bowler 1968-69 Australia/New Zealand tour

1940 Birthday - Bryan Davis, cricketer, bro of Charlie WI batsman vs. Australia 1965

1940 Birthday - David Holford, cricketer, cousin of G S Sobers WI leg-spin all-rounder

1939 Birthday - A K Sen Gupta, cricketer, Test India vs. WI 1959 without distinction

1939 Birthday - Ron Headley, cricketer, son of George, 2 Tests WI vs. England 1973

1939 Birthday - Lester King, cricketer, WI fast bowler, 2 Tests 1962-68, 9 wkts

1938 Birthday - Charlie Griffith, cricketer, WI fast bowler, or did he chuck?,

1938 Birthday - Tony White, cricketer, 2 Tests WI vs. Australia 1965

1938 Death - Cyril Christiani, cricket wicket keep (WI 1935), dies of malaria at 24

1937 Death - Harry Smith, England cricket wicket-keeper (v WI 1928), dies

1937 Birthday - Sven Conrad Stayers, cricketer, WI fast bowler 1962

1936 Birthday - Jack Noreiga, cricketer, 9-95 WI vs. India 1971

1936 Birthday - Manohar Hardikar, cricketer, batted in 2 Tests India vs. WI 1958-59

1935 Birthday - Sheikh Fazalur Rehman, cricketer, played 1 Test Pakistan vs. WI 1958

1935 Birthday - Easton Dudley Ashton St. John McMorris, cricketer, WI batsman of 60's

1934 Birthday - Reg Scarlett, WI cricket off-spinner, 3 Tests 1960

1934 Birthday - Alfred Scott, WI cricket leg-spinner, son of O C, Test 0-140

1934 Birthday - Ivor Mendonca, WI cricket wicket-keeper, 2 Tests 1962

1934 Birthday - Ivan Madray, WI cricket leg-spin all rounder, 2 Tests 3 runs 0-108

1934 Birthday - Roy Gilchrist, cricketer, volatile WI fast bowler of late 50s

1934 Birthday - Willy Rodriguez, cricketer, occasional leg-spin bat for WI in 60's

1934 Birthday - Hammond Furlonge, cricketer, WI batsman in 3 Tests 1955-56

1934 Birthday - Bruce Pairaudeau, cricketer, WI opening bat in 13 Tests, 115 on debut

1933 Birthday - Seymour Nurse, cricketer, prolific WI batsman, 258 vs. New Zealand 1969

1933 Birthday - Tom Dewdney, cricket pace bowler, WI of 50's

1933 Birthday - Cammie Smith, WI cricket opening batsman, 1960-62

1933 Birthday - Ian Sinclair, cricketer, 2 Tests New Zealand vs. WI 1956, bowling average 120.00

1933 Birthday - Collie Smith, cricketer, exciting WI all-rounder all too briefly

1932 Birthday - Jaswick Taylor, cricketer, WI pace bowler 50s, 10 wkts in 3 Tests

1931 Event - Bradman scores 152 Australia vs. WI, 154 minutes, 13 fours 2 fives

1931 Event - Bradman scores 223 Australia vs. WI, 297 minutes, 26 fours

1930 Event - Tasmania all out 280, WI 2-139 at Hobart Crowd 2,500

1930 Event - Learie Constantine cricket 100 in 52 minutes WI vs. Tas (10x4, 1x6, 1x5)

1930 Event - Don Bradman takes his 1st Test Cricket wicket (Ivan Barrow, WI, lbw)

1930 Birthday - Joe Solomon, cricketer, WI batsman of 50's Cap fell on wkt vs. Australia

1930 Birthday - Roy Marshall, cricket opener, prolific Hampshire only 4 Tests for WI

1930 Event - 4th Test Cricket WI vs. England ends in a draw after nine days

1930 Event - England out for 849 vs. WI Kingston, Sandham out for 325

1929 Birthday - Leslie Wight, cricketer, one Test WI vs. India 1953, scored 21

1929 Birthday - Sonny Ramadhin, cricket spin bowler, great WI

1929 Birthday - Lennox Butler, cricketer, 1 Test WI vs. Australia 1955, 16 and 2-151

1928 Birthday - Gerry Alexander, cricket wicketkeeper, WI of 50s and 60s

1927 Birthday - Eric St. Eval Atkinson, cricketer, bro of Denis WI pace bowler 1958-59

1927 Birthday - Michael Frederick, cricketer, one Test WI vs. England 1954, scored 0 and 30

1927 Birthday - George Thoms, cricketer, 1 Test Australia against WI 1952, scored 16 and 28

1926 Birthday - Frank King, cricketer, WI fast bowler in 14 Tests in 50's, 29 wkts

1926 Birthday - Denis Atkinson, cricketer, WI all-rounder, 219 vs. Australia 1955

1925 Birthday - Richard Barber, cricketer, scored 12 and 5 in only Test New Zealand vs. WI 1956

1925 Birthday - Ralph Legall, cricket wicket-keeper, WI vs. India 1954

1924 Birthday - Roy Miller, cricketer, WI all-rounder in one Test 1953, 23 and 0-28

1924 Birthday - Frank Worrell, cricketer, one of the three W's, inspiring WI captain

1924 Birthday - Madhussudan Rege, cricketer, 15 runs in only Test India vs. WI 1948-49

1924 Birthday - Norman Marshall, cricketer, brother of Roy, one Test for WI 1955

1923 Birthday - Kenneth Rickards, cricketer, WI batsman two Tests 104 runs

1923 Birthday - John Holt, Jr., cricketer, WI batsman in 17 Tests, 1066 runs at 36 75

1923 Birthday - Jimmy Cameron, cricketer, brother of John WI batsman 1948-49

1922 Birthday - Allan Rae, cricketer, prolific WI opening batsman 1948-53

1922 Birthday - Clifford McWatt, cricketer, WI wicket-keeper in 6 Tests 1954-55

1922 Event - WHA-AM in Madison WI begins radio transmissions

1921 Birthday - Lancelot Pierre, cricketer, 1 Test WI vs. England 1948, 0-28

1921 Birthday - Jeff Stollmeyer, cricketer, WI batsman pre/post-war

1921 Birthday - Andy Ganteaume, cricketer, WI batsman, 112 in only Test innings 1948

1920 Birthday - Robert Christiani, cricketer, brother of Cyril WI batsman in 22 Tests

1919 Birthday - Gerald Etheridge Gomez, cricketer, post-war WI all-rounder

1919 Birthday - Liberace, West Allis WI, pianist, Liberace Show, Evil Chandell-Batman

1919 Birthday - K C Ibrahim, cricketer, batted in 4 Tests India vs. WI 1948-49

1919 Birthday - Carole Landis, Fairchild WI, actress, One Million BC, Topper Returns

1917 Birthday - Prior Jones, cricketer, WI pace bowler in 9 Tests 1948-52

1916 Birthday - Esmond Kentish, cricketer, WI fast bowler in 2 Tests 1948 and 1954

1915 Birthday - George Mudie, cricketer, WI all-rounder in one Test 1935, 5 and 3-40

1915 Birthday - Dennis Brookes, cricketer, one Test England vs. WI 1948, scored 10 and 7

1914 Birthday - E. A. V. "Foffie" Williams, cricketer, WI all-rounder 1939-48

1914 Birthday - John Cameron, cricketer, brother of Jimmy WI v-captain 1939 England tour

1913 Birthday - Dick Wessel, WI, actor, Dick Tracy vs Cueball, Beware of Blondie

1913 Birthday - Dicky Fuller, cricketer, one Test WI vs. England 1935, 1, 0-12

1912 Birthday - David Townsend, cricketer, 3 Tests England vs. WI 1935

1912 Birthday - Ken Weekes, cricketer, WI batsman vs. England 1939, 137 at The Oval

1911 Birthday - R. Nicholas Ray, born in Galesville WI, director, Rebel Without a Cause

1911 Birthday - Norman Oldfield, cricketer, English batsman one Test vs. WI 1939, 80 and 19

1909 Birthday - Manny Martindale, cricketer, fiery WI pace bowler of 30's

1909 Birthday - George Headley, cricketer, in Panama All-time great WI batsman

1908 Birthday - Don Ameche, Kenosha WI, actor, Cocoon, Trading Places

1904 Birthday - Lionel Birkett, cricketer, WI vice-captain on Australian tour 1930-31

1901 Birthday - Christine WI Wittewaall van Stoetwegen, Dutch MP, CDD

1900 Birthday - Doris Deane, WI, entertainer

1893 Birthday - Herman Griffith, cricketer, pioneering WI pace bowler

1893 Birthday - Wilton St. Hill, WI cricketer, 3 Tests 1928-30

1892 Birthday - John Litel, Albany WI, actor, Virginia City, My Hero

1890 Birthday - Cyril Rutherford "Snuffy" Browne, cricketer, pioneer WI Test player

1871 Birthday - Henry Stephenson, British WI, actor, Conquest, Little Old, New York, Mr. Lucky