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ColumbusDec 25, 1492

John Philip HollandMar 17, 1898

Paavo NurmiJun 22, 1921

Babe RuthJul 12, 1921

BradmanFeb 1, 1932

Roger MarisJul 24, 1961

Willie MaysSep 22, 1969

Ian BothamAug 30, 1979

Tim RainesSep 27, 1983

Mark McGwireJul 5, 1987

Eddie MurrayJul 31, 1987

Carl LewisJul 16, 1988

Sammy SosaSep 16, 2000

Barry BondsOct 4, 2001

Moises AlouOct 14, 2003

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Runs - Historical Events
Date Event
1492-12-25

Columbus' ship Santa Maria runs aground and sinks on Hispaniola

1678-05-11

French admiral Jean d'Estrees' fleet runs aground on Aves-islands, Curacao

1804-02-21

1st locomotive, Richard Trevithick's, runs for 1st time, in Wales

1804-04-02

Forty merchantmen are wrecked when a convoy led by HMS Apollo runs aground off Portugal.

1816-07-03

French frigate "Medusa" runs aground off Cap Blanc. Gross incompetence kills 150 in calm seas

1830-08-28

1st locomotive in US, "Tom Thumb", runs from Baltimore to Ellicotts Mill

1844-09-25

Canada defeats USA by 23 runs in the 1st cricket international

1855-01-28

The first locomotive runs from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean on the Panama Railway.

1857-03-07

Baseball decides 9 innings constitutes an official game, not 9 runs

1859-10-25

Merchant vessel Royal Charter runs aground at Liverpool, 459 die

1864-06-11

Confederate warship CSS Alabama runs into harbor of Cherbourg

1876-06-17

1st to hit 2 HRs; & score 5 runs in 9 inn NL game (George Hall, A's)

1877-03-19

Australia beat England by 45 runs in very 1st Test match

1881-06-24

200 drown as train runs off bridge near Cuautla, Mexico

1882-08-29

Australia beat England by 7 runs - "Death of English cricket"

1883-09-08

NY Giants score 13 runs in an inning against Phillies

1886-08-15

Guy Hecker scores 7 runs in 1 game

1893-07-17

Arthur Shrewsbury is 1st to score 1,000 runs in Test Cricket

1893-09-22

1st auto built in US (by Duryea brothers) runs in Springfield

1894-12-20

England beat Australia by 10 runs in the 1st six-day Test Cricket, Australia needed 177 to win, all out at 166 on 6th day

1897-09-21

NY Sun runs famous "Yes, Virginia there is a Santa Claus," editorial

1898-03-17

John Philip Holland achieves successful test runs of the first modern submarine off Staten Island

1901-04-25

In last of 9th, Detroit Tigers, trailing by 13-4, score 10 runs to win one of greatest comebacks in baseball (1st game in Detroit)

1901-05-23

Indians score 9 runs after 2 outs in 9th to beat Senators 14-13

1902-02-01

US Secretary of State Hay protests granting Russia exclusive privileges in China, on ground that it runs contrary to the 'open door' policy granting all nations equal rights there

1902-06-15

Minor League's most lopsided baseball game: Corsicana 51; Texarkana 3 Justin Clark of Corsicana, Tx minors hits 8 home runs in 1 game

1902-07-26

Australia beat England by 3 runs at Old Trafford

1903-02-22

Due to drought the US side of Niagara Falls runs short of water

1903-03-22

Niagera Falls runs out of water because of a drought

1904-06-28

The SS Norge Runs aground and sinks

1906-01-22

SS Valencia runs aground on rocks on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, killing more than 130.

1907-06-11

George Dennett, aided by Gilbert Jessop, dismisses Northamptonshire for 12 runs, the lowest total in first-class cricket.

1907-12-14

The schooner Thomas W. Lawson runs aground and founders near the Hellweather's Reef within the Scilly Isles in a gale. The pilot and 15 seamen die.

1908-04-22

Queensland beat NSW by 171 runs for their 1st cricket win at Gabba

1909-01-01

Robert Fowler runs then world record marathon (2:52:45.4)

1909-02-12

Robert Fowler runs world record marathon (2:46:52.6)

1909-05-08

Albert Raines runs world record marathon (2:46:04.6)

1909-05-08

Frederick Barrett runs world record marathon (2:42:31)

1912-07-06

Donald Lippincott runs world record 100m (10.6)

1912-07-10

Hannes Kolehmainen runs world record 5000m (14:36.6)

1912-07-14

Kenneth McArthur runs Olympic record marathon (2:36:54.8)

1912-10-20

Hannes Kolehmainen runs world record marathon (2:29:39.2)

1913-04-21

German passenger ship Imperator runs aground

1913-05-12

Harry Green runs world record marathon (2:38:16.2)

1913-05-31

Alexis Ahlgren runs world record maraton (2:36:06.6)

1913-07-25

Pirates Max Carey goes hitless, but scores 5 runs against Phillies

1914-07-25

Last day of club cricket for W G Grace at age 66: he made 69 runs

1917-11-08

Telephone Co runs 1st ad for Army operators, gets 7,000 applicants

1919-05-15

Brooklyn Dodgers score 10 runs in 13th to beat Reds 10-0

1921-03-18

Steamer "Hong Koh" runs aground off Swatow China killing 1,000

1921-04-23

Charles Paddock runs world record 100m (10.4 secs)

1921-06-22

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 10,000m (30:40.2)

1921-07-12

Babe Ruth sets record of 137 career home runs

1922-06-19

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 5000m (14:28.2)

1922-08-27

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:28.6)

1922-09-04

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 2000m (5:26.3)

1922-09-12

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 5000m (14:35.4)

1923-07-07

Cleve Indians beat Boston Red Sox 27-3 with 13 runs in 6th inning

1923-07-17

Carl Mays gave up 13 runs & 20 hits in 13-0 lose to Indians

1923-08-22

Paavo Nurmi runs world record mile (4:10.4)

1923-08-24

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3 mile (14:11.2)

1923-09-09

Albin Stenroos runs world record 20 km (1:07:11.2)

1923-10-07

Yankees Everett Scott runs his consecutive-game streak to 1,138

1924-06-19

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 1500m (3:52.6)

1924-08-31

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 10,000m (30:06.2)

1924-10-01

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 4 mile (19:15.4) & 5 mile (24:06.2)

1924-10-18

Harold "Red" Grange, finest collegiate football game (4 long TD runs)

1925-10-12

Albert Michelsen runs world record marathon (2:19:01.8)

1926-05-24

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000 m (8:25.4)

1926-07-13

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000m (8:20.4)

1926-10-03

Violet Percy runs female record marathon (3:40:22)

1926-12-29

Victoria (1107) beat NSW (221 & 230) by an innings 656 runs

1927-06-18

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 2000 m: 5:24.6

1928-07-26

Yanks score 11 runs in 12th beating Tigers 12-1

1928-10-01

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 15m (46:49.6)

1928-10-07

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 10 miles (50:15.0)

1928-12-05

England defeats Australia by record 675 runs at Brisbane

1929-01-01

Roy Riegels runs 60 yds the wrong way with Rose Bowl fumble recovery

1929-05-18

Dodgers beat Phillies 20-16 & lost 8-6 in 2nd game (record 50 runs)

1929-10-14

Philadelphia A's set World Series record of 10 runs in an inning

1930-02-26

West Indies make 1st Test Cricket win, by 289 runs over England

1930-04-29

123 runs are scored in 7 major league games

1930-06-09

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 6 mile (29:36.4)

1930-08-09

Percy Williams runs world record 100m (10.3 sec)

1930-09-13

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 20,000m (1:04:38.4)

1930-10-19

Jules Ladoumègue runs world record 1 km (2:23.6)

1930-11-23

NY Giant Hap Moran runs 91 yards for a TD from a scrimmage

1931-03-04

West Indies beat Australia for the 1st time, by 30 runs at SCG

1931-07-24

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 2 mile (8:59.6)

1932-02-01

Bradman makes 299* vs South Africa, runs out partner going for 300th

1932-07-12

Hedley Verity establishes a first-class cricket record by taking all ten wickets for only ten runs against Nottinghamshire on a pitch affected by a storm

1932-11-26

Bradman completes 10,000 runs in first-class cricket, 126 innings

1933-05-27

Trailing 11-3, Yanks score 12 runs in 8th & beat White Sox 15-11

1933-06-03

A's score 11 runs in 2nd, Yanks score 10 in 5th & win 17-11

1934-05-06

Red Sox score 12 runs in 4th inning including record 4 consecutive triples hit by Carl Reynolds, Moose Solters, Rick Ferrell, & B Walters

1934-07-14

Phillies score 11 runs in an inning, beats Cincinnati 18-0

1934-08-04

NY Giants Mel Ott sets record of 6 runs in game & beats Phillies 21-4

1934-08-22

Australia beat England by 562 runs to regain Cricket Ashes

1935-03-31

Fusahige Suzuki runs world record marathon (2:27:49)

1935-04-03

Yasuo Ikenada runs world record marathon (2:26:44)

1935-05-14

Northamptonshire County Cricket Club gains (over Somerset at Taunton by 48 runs) what proved to be their last victory for 99 matches, a record in the County Championship. Their next Championship win was not until May 29, 1939.

1935-05-25

Babe Ruth hits his last 3 home runs, Boston Braves vs Pirates

1935-09-08

Willy de Supervise swims runs world record 200 m freestyle (2:25.2)

1935-11-03

Kitei Son runs world record marathon (2:26:42)

1936-10-02

NY Yankees score World Series record 18 runs, beating Giants 18-4

1937-08-14

Detroit Tigers score 36 runs in double header vs St Louis Browns

1938-05-05

Phillies Harold Kelleher faces 16 batters in 6th, as Cubs score 12 runs, both marks are NL records off one hurler in a single inning

1938-08-24

England beat Australia by an innings & 579 runs at The Oval

1940-09-28

Michigan's Tom Harmon runs 72, 86 & 94 yard touchdowns

1941-05-23

Rudolf Harbig runs world record 1k (2:21.5)

1943-06-17

Player-manager Joe Cronin of Red Sox hits two 3-run pinch home runs

1943-06-27

Fanny Blankers-Koen runs Dutch record 200m (24.5)

1943-07-02

Indians score 12 runs in 4th inning & beat Yankees 12-0

1944-04-30

NY Giant, Mel Ott scores 6 runs in 1 game drawing 5 walks for 4th time

1944-07-16

Dodgers score 8 unearned runs against Braves to win 8-5 & break their 16-game losing streak, they will lose another 5 in a row

1944-07-18

Arne Andersson runs world record 1 mile (4:01.6)

1944-11-30

Biggest & last British Battleship HMS Vanguard runs aground

1945-06-26

England win the second Victory test cricket at Bramall Lane by 41 runs

1946-05-08

Red Sox Johnny Pesky scores 6 runs in 1 game

1947-01-19

SS Himera runs aground at Athens, kills 392

1947-10-03

With only 1 out to go, Yank Floyd Beven gives up a double breaking his World Series no-hit bid, it scored 2 runs & he lost game

1948-05-15

Australia scores 721 runs in one day v Essex, world record

1948-07-30

Emile Zatopek runs Olympic record (10K - 29:59.6)

1949-03-09

England beat South Africa by scoring 174 runs in 94 minutes

1949-06-11

Emile Zatopek runs world record 10,000m (29:28.2)

1949-09-01

Viljo Heino runs world record 10k (29:27.2)

1949-10-22

Emile Zatopek runs world record 10,000m (29:21.2)

1950-06-08

Boston Red Sox beat St Louis Browns 29-4 (win by record 25 runs)

1950-06-18

Cleve Indians score 14 runs in 1st inning, beat A's 21-2

1950-06-29

West Indies beat England by 326 runs thanks to Ramadhin & Valentine

1951-09-15

Emile Zatopek runs world record 20k (1:01:15.8)

1951-09-21

Emil Zatopek runs 15,000m in record 44 min, 54.6 sec

1951-09-29

Emile Zatopek runs world record 20,000 m & 10 mile

1951-10-26

Emile Zatopek runs world record 30,000m, 25,000m & 15 miles

1952-05-21

Bkln Dodgers score 15 runs in 1st inning & beat Cin Reds, 19-1

1952-06-14

Jim Peters runs world record marathon (2:20:42.2)

1952-07-20

Emile Zatopek runs Olympic Record 10K (29:17.0)

1952-07-24

Emile Zatopek runs Olympic record 5K (14:06.6)

1952-07-27

Emile Zatopek runs Olympic record marathon (2:23:03.2)

1953-04-12

Keizo Yamada runs fastest marathon to date, at Boston

1953-06-13

Jim Peters runs world record marathon (2:18:40.2)

1953-06-17

Most runs scored in 1 inning (17 by Red Sox)

1953-06-18

Eugene Stephens is 1st to get 3 hits & Red Sox score 17 runs in 1 Inning (7th) Red Sox beat Detroit 23-3

1953-08-04

Vic Raschi sets pitcher record by driving in 7 runs & wins 15-0

1953-10-04

Jim Peters runs world record marathon (2:17:39.4)

1953-11-01

Emile Zatopek runs world record 10K (29:01.6) & 6 mile (28:08.4)

1954-04-19

7-time winner of Boston Marathon, 65-year-old Clarence Demar, runs his last race at Boston finishing 78th

1954-05-30

Emile Zatopek runs world record 5K (13:57.2)

1954-06-01

Emile Zatopek runs record 6 mile: (27:59.2)/10,000m (28:54.2)

1954-06-21

John Landy runs world record mile (3:58.0)

1954-06-26

Jim Peters runs marathon in 2:17:39.4

1955-08-03

Roger Moens runs world record 800 m (1:45.7)

1955-10-29

Emile Zatopek runs world record 15 mile (1:14:01) & 25,000m (1:16:36)

1956-05-05

Jim Bailey (US) runs mile a record 3:58.6 in LA Calif

1956-07-15

Iharos runs world record 10k (28:42.8)

1956-09-11

Vladimir Kuts runs world record 10k (28:42.8)

1956-10-11

1st Pakistan v Australia Test 95 runs scored on 1st day

1956-10-15

Pyotr Bolotnikov runs world record 10k (28:42.8)

1957-09-02

Milwaukee Braves' Frank Torre scores 6 runs in 1 game

1957-09-22

Duke Snider's 39th & 40th home runs are last hit at Ebbets Field

1958-04-07

Dodgers erect 42-foot screen in left field at LA Coliseum to cut down on home runs, since it is only 250 feet down the line

1959-04-22

Chicago White Sox beat KC Athletics 20-6, in 1 inning Sox score 11 runs on 1 hit, 10 walks, & 3 errors

1959-05-10

Giants Jim Hearn allows 2 runs against Pirates, game is suspended, Hearn is released & charged with loss 2 months after his retirement

1960-06-21

Armin Hary runs world record 100m (10.0)

1960-09-07

Ljudmila Shevcova runs female olympic record 800m (2:04.3)

1960-09-10

Abebe Bikila runs Olympic/World record marathon (2:15:16.2)

1961-07-24

Roger Maris hits 4 home runs, in a doubleheader

1961-07-25

Maris hits home runs 37, 38, 39 & 40 in a doubleheader

1962-06-08

Jim Beatty runs world record 2 mile (8:29.8)

1962-06-10

A record 54 home runs hit in baseball

1962-06-15

Phillies score 10 runs in an inning against Reds en route to 13-8 win

1962-08-11

Bolotnikov runs world record 10km (28:18.2)

1962-09-16

Gerda Kroon runs European record 800 m in 2:02.8

1963-02-17

Toru Terasawa runs world record marathon (2:15:15.8

1963-06-15

Buddy Nobles runs world record marathon (2:14:28)

1963-07-31

Indians' Woodie Held, Pedro Ramos, Tito Francona, & Larry Brown hit consecutive home runs in one inning (vs California Angels)

1963-12-18

Clarke runs world record 10k (28:15.6)

1963-12-31

Dear Abby show premieres on CBS radio (runs 11 years)

1964-03-06

Tom O'Hara runs world record mile (3:56.4)

1964-05-01

1st BASIC program runs on a computer (Dartmouth)

1964-05-23

Dale Greig runs female marathon world record (3:27:45)

1964-06-13

Basil Heatley runs world record marathon (2:13:55)

1964-07-21

Mildred Simpson runs female world record marathon (3:19:33)

1964-09-13

St Louis is 1st NL to score runs in every game since 1923, win 15-2

1964-10-14

Roger Maris & Mickey Mantle hit HRs runs on back-to-back pitches

1964-10-21

Abebe Bikila runs Olympic/World record marathon (2:12:11.2)

1964-10-25

"The Wrong Way Run", Viking Jim Marshall runs 66 yards in wrong direction for a safety (NFL's #1 blooper)

1965-06-09

Frenchman, Machal Jazy, runs record mile in 3:53.6

1965-06-12

Morio Shigematsu runs world record marathon (2:12:00)

1965-07-14

Australian Ronald Clarke runs world record 10k (27:39.4)

1966-05-06

Most runs scored in 11th inning (9) Phils score 5 to beat Pirates 8-7

1966-10-28

Belgium's Gaston Roelants runs 12-4/5 miles in 1 hour

1967-05-06

Maureen Wilton runs female world record marathon (3:15:22)

1967-09-16

Anni Pede runs female world record marathon (3:07:26)

1967-12-03

Derek Clayton runs world record marathon (2:09:36.4)

1968-05-18

Frank Howard ties AL record with HR in his 6th consecutive game his 10 home runs in the most in 6 games

1968-08-11

The last steam passenger train service runs in Britain. A selection of British Rail steam locomotives make the 120-mile journey from Liverpool to Carlisle and returns to Liverpool before having their fires dropped for the last time - this working was known as the Fifteen Guinea Special.

1968-10-14

J R Hines of US runs 100m in world record 9.95 sec

1969-05-30

Derek Clayton runs world record marathon (2:08:33.6) at Antwerp

1969-09-22

SF Giant Willie Mays, becomes second player to hit 600 home runs

1970-02-28

Caroline Walker runs world female record marathon (3:02:53)

1971-01-14

John Snow takes 7-40 for England to beat Australia by 299 runs

1971-05-09

Elizabeth Bonner runs female world record marathon (3:01:42)

1971-05-30

Willie Mays hits his 638th HR, sets NL record of 1,950 runs scored

1971-08-31

Adrienne Beames runs female world record marathon (2:46:30)

1972-08-31

Lasse Viren runs Olympic/world record 10,000m (27:38.4)

1972-09-02

Renate Stecher runs 100m European female record (11.07 sec)

1973-02-04

Manfred Kokot runs world record 50m indoor (5.61 sec)

1973-02-18

Belgian Emiel Puttemans runs 3000m indoor record 7:39.2

1973-05-01

SF Giants score 7 runs with 2 outs in 9th to beat Pirates, 8-7

1973-05-27

Rick Wohlhuter runs record 880 yards in 1:44.6

1974-08-30

Express train runs at full speed into Zagreb, Yugoslavia, rail yard killing 153

1974-10-27

Chantal Langlace runs female world record marathon (2:46:24)

1974-12-01

Jacqueline Hansen runs female world record marathon (2:43:54.5)

1975-01-09

Australia beat England by 171 runs in 4th Test to regain Ashes

1975-05-03

Christa Vahlensieck runs female world record marathon (2:40:15.8)

1975-05-05

A's release pinch runner Herb Washington (played 104 games without batting, pitching, or fielding He stole 30 bases, & scored 33 runs)

1975-06-21

West Indies beat Australia by 17 runs to win Cricket World Cup

1975-10-12

Jacqueline Hansen runs women's world record marathon (2:38:19)

1975-10-30

NY Daily News runs headline "Ford to City: Drop Dead"

1976-05-01

Jos Hermens, runs Dutch record for 20K (57:24.2)

1976-06-13

Inge Helten runs female European record 100m (11.04)

1976-07-25

Annegret Richter runs 100m (11.01)

1976-07-31

Waldemar Cierpinski runs Olympic marathon (2:09:55.0)

1976-12-14

Oil tanker Argo Merchant runs aground on the Nantucket Shoals, spilling 7.6 million US gallons (29,000 m3) of No. 6 fuel oil

1977-01-01

Tony Dorsett runs for record 202 yards in the Sugar Bowl

1977-03-17

Australia wins cricket Centenary Test by 45 runs, same result as 1877

1977-04-25

Cin Reds tie record of 12 runs in 5th inning beating Braves 23-9

1977-05-01

Chantal Langlace runs female world record marathon (2:35:15.4)

1977-07-01

Marlies Gohr runs Europen record 100m (10.88 sec)

1977-09-10

Christa Vahlensieck runs female world record marathon (2:34:47.5)

1977-10-06

Yankees win AL pennant by rallying for 3 runs in 9th to beat KC Royals 5-3 in 5th & deciding playoff game

1977-10-15

Don Ritchie runs world record 100 mile (11:30:51)

1978-02-19

Brigitte Kraus runs world record 1000 m indoor (2:34.8)

1978-08-13

Yanks score 5 runs in top of 7th. but rain causes game to be halted & thus score goes back to previous inning, Balt wins 3-0

1978-08-20

Tatyana Providokhina runs female world record 1k (2:30.6)

1978-10-22

Grete Weitz runs female world record marathon (2:32:29.8)

1978-10-28

Don Ritchie runs world record 100k (6:10:20)

1979-03-29

Delhi beat Karnataka by 399 runs to win Cricket's Ranji Trophy

1979-06-18

Sri Lanka beat India by 47 runs in Cricket World Cup upset

1979-06-21

Sri Lanka beat Canada by 60 runs to win the 1st ICC Trophy

1979-06-23

West Indies beat England by 92 runs to win Cricket World Cup

1979-06-26

Rocker Nigel Olsson runs a stop sign, crashes & kills a driver

1979-07-17

Sebastian Coe runs world record 3:49 mile in Oslo

1979-08-30

Ian Botham makes 1000 runs/100 wkts in Tests in his 21st match

1979-09-17

Pietro Mennea runs world record 200 m (19.72")

1980-03-11

Rod Marsh bowls 10 overs for 51 runs in dull Aust v Pak cricket draw

1980-04-16

Delhi beat Bombay by 240 runs to win Ranji Trophy final

1980-04-26

Gerard Nijboer runs Dutch record marathon (2:09:01)

1980-06-07

Jeff Norman runs world record 50k (2:48:06)

1980-07-01

Steve Overt runs world record 3:48.8 mile in Oslo

1980-09-20

Spectacular Bid runs in Belmont alone as 3 horses drop out

1981-02-06

Suleiman Nyambui runs world record 5k indoor (13:20.4)

1981-03-22

Toshihiko Seko runs world record 25k (1:13:55.8)/30k (1:29:18.8)

1981-04-19

Oakland A's runs record to 11-0

1981-05-04

Silvana Cruciata runs 15k female world record (49:44.0)

1981-06-05

TODAY/PC runs for 1st time

1981-10-27

The Soviet submarine U 137 runs aground on the east coast of Sweden.

1982-06-26

Carlos Lopes runs European record 10km (27:34.39)

1982-07-07

Steve Scott of US runs mile in a record 3:47.69

1982-08-11

Twins Terry Felton loses & runs career to 0-14 (en route to 0-16)

1982-10-03

Scott Weiland runs Detroit marathon backwards in less than 5 hours

1982-10-07

Musical "Cats" opens at Winter Garden Theater on Broadway NYC and runs for nearly 18 years before closing on September 10, 2000.

1982-12-30

England defeat Australia by three runs at cricket MCG

1983-02-21

Donald Davis runs 1 mile backwards in 6 m 7.1 s

1983-03-05

NSW beat Western Australia by 54 runs to win Sheffield Shield

1983-03-12

Don Ritchie runs world record 50 mile (4:51:49)

1983-04-17

Grete Waltz runs female world record marathon (2:25:29)

1983-05-14

Rosa Mota runs female world record 20k (1:06:55.5)

1983-06-08

Marlies Gohr runs female European record 100m (10.81)

1983-06-25

India beat West Indies by 43 runs to win Cricket World Cup

1983-07-03

Rangers explode for 12 runs in 15th inning of a 16-4 win over the A's

1983-07-23

Gimli Glider: Air Canada Flight 143 runs out of fuel and makes a deadstick landing at Gimli, Manitoba.

1983-09-27

Tim Raines is 1st since Ty Cobb to steal 70 & drive in 70 runs

1984-04-13

India beat Pak by 58 runs to win 1st Asia Cricket Cup in Sharjah

1984-04-18

Joan Benoit runs world record female marathon (2:22:43)

1984-10-21

Steve Jones runs Chicago Marathon in world record 2:08:05

1985-04-06

Bombay beat Delhi by 90 runs to win the Ranji Trophy final

1985-04-07

NJ General Hershel Walker runs for USFL record 233 yards

1985-04-20

Carlos Lopes runs world record marathon (2:07:12)

1985-04-30

Dale Murphy drives in record tying 28th & 29th runs of April

1985-07-25

Steve Cram runs world record mile (3:46.32)

1985-08-21

Mary Decker Slaney runs mile in world record 4:16.71

1985-09-07

Mary Decker Tabb Slaney runs US 3K female record (8:25.83)

1985-09-11

Sri Lanka score their 1st Test Cricket victory, by 149 runs v India

1985-12-21

ARCO Anchorage runs aground near Port Angeles, WA

1986-02-23

Nelli Fiere-Cooman runs world record 60 m indoor (7.00 sec)

1986-04-01

US submarine Nathaniel Green runs aground in Irish Sea

1986-04-23

Madrid-Nelli Cooman runs world record 60m indoor (7 sec)

1986-07-06

Bob Horner becomes 11th player to hit 4 home runs in a game

1986-07-08

Zimbabwe beats Netherlands by 25 runs to win ICC Trophy

1986-07-11

Ingrid Kristiansen of Norway runs 10,000 m in world record 30:13.74

1986-07-11

Maricica Puica of Romania runs 2,000 m in 5:28.69 (record for women)

1986-08-21

Red Sox Spike Owens scores 6 runs in a 24-5 rout of Cleve Indians

1986-08-21

With 2 outs in 6th inning, Red Sox score 11 runs

1987-02-22

Bruno Marie-Rose runs world record 200m indoor (20.36 sec)

1987-03-07

Gavaskar becomes 1st cricket batsman to score 10,000 Test runs

1987-04-11

Yankees score 12 runs in 7th inning vs KC Royals

1987-04-19

Brewers score 5 runs in 9th to win 6-4 & record 12th straight AL win

1987-06-05

"Nightline" presents its 1st "Town Meeting" the subject is AIDS & the show runs until 3:47 AM

1987-07-05

As' Mark McGwire is 1st rookie to hit 30 home runs before All Star break

1987-07-16

Said Aouita runs world record 2000m (4:50.81)

1987-07-23

Said Aouita of Morocco runs world record 5,000 m (12:58.39)

1987-07-31

Oriole Eddie Murray hits his 299th & 300th career home runs

1987-08-02

Michael Andretti runs fastest Indy car race in history (171.49 MPH)

1987-08-30

Ben Johnson of Canada runs 100 m in world record 9.83 sec

1987-08-30

Yves Pol of France runs complete marathon backwards (3:57:57)

1987-09-27

Phil Niekro final appearance & is pounded for 5 runs in 3 innings

1987-11-08

Australia beat England by 7 runs to win cricket World Cup

1987-11-15

Carla Beurskens runs Dutch female record marathon (2:26:34)

1987-12-30

Australia hang on for draw v NZ at MCG, 1 wkt left 17 runs short

1988-02-13

Christine Wachtel runs world record 800m indoor (1:56:40)

1988-02-13

Ronald Weigel runs unofficial world record speed walking (18:11.41)

1988-02-20

Rob Druppers runs world record indoor 1000m (2:16.2)

1988-04-17

Ethiopian Belayneh Densimo runs world record marathon (2:06:50)

1988-04-23

Karolina Szabo runs female world record 25k (1:29:30)/30k (1:47;06)

1988-07-16

Carl Lewis runs a wind-assisted 100 m in 9.78 sec

1988-07-16

Florence Joyner runs 100 m in women's world record 10.49 seconds

1988-08-16

Butch Reynolds runs world record 400 m (43.29)

1988-08-17

Butch Reynolds runs world record 400m (43.29)

1988-09-24

Canada's Ben Johnson runs drug-assisted 100 m in 9.79 sec

1988-09-24

Carl Lewis runs world record 100m (9.92 sec)

1988-09-25

Florence Griffith Joyner runs Olympic record 100m in 10.54s

1989-03-02

Exxon Houston runs aground in Hawaii, spills 117,000 gallons of oil

1989-03-05

Elly Verhulst runs world record 3000 m indoor (8:33.82)

1989-03-08

Roger Kingdom runs indoor world record 60m hurdles (7.37 secs)

1989-03-09

Roger Kingdom runs world record 60m hurdles indoor (7.36 sec)

1989-04-28

Argentina, hit by rocketing inflation, runs out of money

1989-05-15

Maxwell House coffee runs ads during "Roe vs Wade" movie despite threat of boycott by right-to-lifers

1989-07-10

Paula Ivan runs female world record 1 mile (4:15.61)

1989-08-03

Cin Reds send record 20 men to bat with a record 16 hits in 1 inning as they score 14 runs in 1st inning

1989-08-20

Said Aouita runs world record 3,000 m (7:29.45)

1990-01-07

Lynn Jennings runs world record indoor 5km indoor at 15:22.64

1990-01-25

Avianca Flight 52, runs out of fuel & crashes in Cove Neck NY, 73 die

1990-02-04

Danny Everett runs world record 400m indoor (45:04)

1990-02-04

Lyudmila Narozhi-Lenko runs world record 60m hurdles indoor (7.69)

1990-02-09

Doina Melinte runs world indoor record 1.5k (4:00:27) & mile (4:17:13)

1990-03-27

NSW beat Queensland by 345 runs to win Sheffield Shield Final

1990-05-04

Pakistan beat Aust by 36 runs to win Austral-Asia Cup, Sharjah

1990-05-23

NY Yankees hit 6 home runs to beat Minnesota Twins 12-0

1990-05-27

74th Indianapolis 500 runs

1990-06-06

For 2nd time this season, Cecil Fielder belts 3 home runs in a game

1990-09-18

Crude prices outpace increases in product prices and there is talk of cutting refinery runs

1991-02-28

Noureddine Morceli runs world record 1500m indoor (3:34:16)

1991-03-03

Merlene Ottey runs world record 200m indoor (22.24 sec)

1991-03-10

Merlene Ottey runs world record 200 m indoor (22.24 sec)

1991-05-07

Haryana beat Bombay in the Ranji Cricket Trophy final by 2 runs

1991-05-30

Arturo Barrios runs world record one-hour distance (21,096 km)

1991-06-16

With 3 runs in 9th, Balt ends Twins 15 game win streak 6-5

1991-09-10

Yolanda Gail Devers runs US female record 100m hurdles (12.48 secs)

1992-02-02

Danny Everett runs world record 400m indoor (45.02 sec)

1992-02-11

Michael Johnson runs indoor world record 400m (44.97 sec)

1992-02-14

Andre Cason runs world record 6 m indoor (6.41 sec)

1992-02-14

Merlene Ottey runs world record 60m indoor (6.96 sec)

1992-03-18

Zimbabwe beat England by 9 runs in World Cup at Albury

1992-03-25

Pakistan defeats England by 22 runs to win World Cup

1992-03-28

Ann Transon runs female world record 50k (3:35:31)

1992-04-01

WA beat NSW by 44 runs to win the Sheffield Shield Final

1992-04-16

The Katina P runs aground off of Maputo, Mozambique. 60,000 tons of crude oil spill into the ocean.

1992-05-25

NY Yankees score 9 runs before 1st out in 8th inn, beat Brewers 13-7

1992-08-16

Moses Kiptanui runs world record 3k (7:28.96)

1992-09-06

Noureddine Morceli runs world record 1500m (3:28.86)

1992-12-03

The Greek oil tanker Aegean Sea, carrying 80,000 tonnes of crude oil, runs aground in a storm while approaching La Coruña, Spain, and spills much of its cargo.

1993-01-05

The oil tanker MV Braer runs aground on the coast of the Shetland Islands, spilling 84,700 tons of crude oil.

1993-02-02

Irina Privalova runs world record 50m indoor (6.05 sec)

1993-02-11

Irina Privalova runs world record 60m indoor (6.92 secs)

1993-02-13

Ljubow Kremljowa runs world record 1000m indoor (2:34:84)

1993-02-13

Merlene Ottey runs world record 200m indoor (21.87 sec)

1993-02-26

Allan Border beats Gavaskar's record for most Test Cricket runs 10,123

1993-03-30

Punjab beat Maharashtra by 120 runs to win Cricket's Ranji Trophy

1993-05-29

Texas Ranger Jose Canseco pitches 8th inning in 15-1 loss to Red Sox, he gives up 3 runs on 2 hits & 3 walks, he damages his arm

1993-06-17

Indians' Carlos Baerga hits 3 home runs against Detroit

1993-07-10

Yobes Ondieki runs world record 10km (26:58.38)

1993-08-19

Sally Gunnell runs women's world record 400m hurdles (52.74")

1993-08-20

Colin Jackson runs world record 110m hurdles (12.91)

1993-09-05

Noureddine Morceli runs world record mile (3:44,39)

1993-09-11

Junxia Qu runs 1500m ladies' world record (3:50.46)

1993-09-12

Junxia Cheek runs 3000 m ladies world record (8:12.29)

1993-09-13

Junxia Cheek runs ladies world record 3000m (8:06.11)

1994-01-07

South Africa beat Australia in the Sydney Test by 5 runs

1994-02-01

Irina Privalova runs world record 50m indoor (6.03 sec)

1994-02-04

Merlene Ottey runs world record 50 m indoor (6.00 sec)

1994-03-06

Colin Jackson runs world record 60m hurdles indoor (7.30 sec)

1994-04-18

Cricketer Brian Lara hits 375 runs on 1 day (world record)

1994-06-04

Haile Gebre Selassie runs world record 5 km (12:56.96)

1994-06-06

Cricketer Brian Lara hits record 501 not out/390 runs in 1 day

1994-07-06

Irina Privalova runs 100m European Record (10.77)

1994-07-06

Lerou Burrell runs world record 100m (9.85)

1994-07-08

Sonia O'Sullivan runs female 2K world record (5:25.36)

1994-07-09

Sonia O'Sullivan runs world record 2k (5:25.36)

1994-07-10

Sonia O'Sullivan runs female world record 2K (5:25.36)

1994-07-15

Sonia O'Sullivan runs 3K (8:21.64)

1994-07-22

William Sigei runs world record 10k (26:52.53)

1994-08-02

Noureddine Morceli runs world record 3000m (7:25.11)

1995-02-09

Irina Privalova runs female world record 50m (5.96 sec)

1995-02-12

Dieter Baumann runs European record 3k indoor (7:37.51)

1995-02-12

Moses Kiptanui runs world record 3k indoor (7:35.15)

1995-02-19

Irina Privalova runs indoor woman's European record 200m (22.10 sec)

1995-02-19

Linford Christie runs world record 200m indoor (20.25 sec) and European record 60m indoor (6.47 sec)

1995-03-04

Michael Johnson runs world record 400m indoor (44.63 sec)

1995-03-12

Letitia Vriesde runs South American indoor record 800m (2:00.35)

1995-03-26

Mashonaland beat Mashonaland U-24 by 165 runs to win Logan Cup

1995-05-09

Cleveland Indians tie record of scoring 8 runs before making an out, they beat Twins 10-0

1995-10-08

Edgar Martinez drives home tying & winning runs to rally Mariners to 6-5 win in bottom of 11th to beat Yankees & win AL Division Series

1996-03-12

Leeward Islands beat Trinidad by 73 runs to win Red Stripe Trophy

1996-03-14

Australia beat West Indies by 5 runs in amazing cricket World Cup semi

1996-05-21

Ken Griffey Jr, 26, is 8th youngest to hits 200 home runs

1996-09-15

Bangladesh beat UAE by 104 runs to win the ACC Trophy Final

1996-10-19

Braves beat NY Yanks by record tying 11 runs, 12-1 in a World Series

1996-12-22

Steelers' Kordell Stewart runs quarterback record 80 yds for TD

1997-05-16

Expos trailing SF Giants by 9 runs comeback to win 14-13

1999-02-04

MV New Carissa runs aground near Coos Bay, Oregon.

2000-09-16

Sammy Sosa becomes the second player to hit 50 or more home runs in three consecutive years, joining Mark McGwire

2001-08-24

Air Transat Flight 236 runs out of fuel over the Atlantic Ocean (en route to Lisbon from Toronto) and makes an emergency landing in the Azores.

2001-10-04

Barry Bonds hits his 70th home run, tying Mark McGwire for the most home runs hit in a single season

2001-10-05

Barry Bonds hits his 71st home run, breaking Mark McGwire's record of 70 for the most home runs hit in a single season (Bonds would end up with 73 in total)

2002-05-10

Anaheim Angels crush the Chicago White Sox 19-0. The Angels join the 1923 Indians, 1939 Yankees and 1950 Red Sox as the only teams to beat two opponents by 19 or more runs in the same season

2003-06-23

Barry Bonds steals second base against the Los Angeles Dodgers, becoming the first player in MLB history to have 500 career home runs and 500 career steals

2003-10-14

Fan Steve Bartman deflects the ball away from Chicago Cubs outfielder Moises Alou. Cubs give up eight runs in the inning and lose to the Marlins 8-3, and the Bartman incident is seen as the turning point in the series

2006-03-22

BC Ferries' M/V Queen of the North runs aground on Gil Island British Columbia and sinks; 101 on board, 2 presumed deaths.

2007-08-22

The Texas Rangers rout the Baltimore Orioles 30-3, the most runs scored by a team in modern MLB history.

2009-02-05

The United States Navy guided missile cruiser Port Royal runs aground off Oahu, Hawaii, damaging the ship as well as a coral reef.

2012-01-13

Cruise ship Costa Concordia runs aground at Isola de Giglio, Italy, with at least 15 deaths

2012-09-11

29 people are killed and 11 injured after a bus runs off a mountain highway in Nepal

2013-07-06

14 people are killed after a train runs over a rickshaw in Sheikhupura, Pakistan

2013-09-20

Alex Rodriquez sets new MLB record with 24 Grand Slam home runs for the New York Yankees

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Runs - Notable Birthdays

BradmanAug 27, 1908

Runs - Birthdays
Date Event
1874-10-24

Henry H. Knibbs, Tony Runs Wild

1882-12-16

Jack Hobbs, cricketer (1st-class runs, the most ever)

1889-01-31

F R Foster, cricketer (330 runs & 45 wickets for England)

1900-08-01

Otto Nothling, cricketer (Test for Australia 1928, 52 runs aver 26)

1908-08-27

Donald [George] Bradman, Cootamundra New South Wales, Australian cricketer (6,996 runs)

1909-03-02

Mel Ott, American baseball player, 1st NLer to hit 500 home runs, hall of famer (NY Giants) (d. 1958)

1916-12-03

Jess Schwidde, A River Runs Through It

1917-05-23

Fred Oakland, A River Runs Through It

1923-03-16

George Bean, cricketer (92 runs in 3 Tests for Eng v Aust)

1923-08-12

John Holt Jr, cricketer (WI batsman in 17 Tests, 1066 runs at 36 75)

1923-08-23

Kenneth Rickards, cricketer (WI batsman two Tests 104 runs)

1924-03-18

Madhussudan Rege, cricketer (15 runs in only Test India v WI 1948-49)

1930-05-04

Ana Margarita Martínez Casado, Carmen Runs Away

1930-9-14

Philippe Clair, The Fuhrer Runs Amok

1931-08-30

Brian Huggins, A Shit River Runs Through It

1934-02-26

Barbara Meek, See How She Runs

1934-07-02

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

1935-11-27

Prakash Bhandari, cricketer (3 Tests for India in mid-50's, 77 runs)

1937-06-01

Henri Tisot, The Fuhrer Runs Amok

1939-08-08

Bob Jones III, Red Runs the River

1942-03-03

Robert Estrin, A River Runs Through It

1944-12-30

Patrick Topaloff, The Fuhrer Runs Amok

1945-07-31

Robert L. Hughes, Lucy Runs the Rapids

1949-07-10

Sunil Gavaskar, Indian cricket player (opener, 10122 Test runs)

1952-9-30

John Lombardo, A River of Candy Corn Runs Through It

1954-10-27

Chris Tavare, cricketer (England opener & occasional scorer of runs)

1957-04-10

Steven Gustafson, A River of Candy Corn Runs Through It

1957-06-17

Stephen Shellen, A River Runs Through It

1957-08-08

Dennis Drew, A River of Candy Corn Runs Through It

1958-12-17

Penelope Houston, Happiness Runs

1960-04-23

Craig Sheffer, A River Runs Through It

1961-10-20

Paul Kozlowski, Auteur! Auteur!/Runaway Train/A Reject Runs Through It

1961-10-22

Harvey Reed, See How She Runs

1962-07-20

Anne Pattison, A River Runs Through It

1964-03-15

Derek Kelly, It Runs in the Family

1966-07-09

Justin Fonda, A River Runs Through It

1966-12-23

Badi Assad, It Runs in the Family

1967-12-09

Lisa Ann Frisone, It Runs in the Family

1968-03-19

William J. Mendola, The Cut Runs Deep

1968-07-05

David Hughes, Where the Road Runs Out

1969-01-28

Rob Cox, A River Runs Through It

1969-05-21

Rudolf Buitendach, Where the Road Runs Out

1970-9-29

Emily Lloyd, A River Runs Through It

1974-08-14

Kai Aulich, It Runs in the Family

1976-02-17

Scott Tyler Russell, A River of Candy Corn Runs Through It

1981-04-21

Loni LiPuma, Happiness Runs

1987-01-30

Christian Culkin, It Runs in the Family

1992-08-04

Riley Bourdeaux, Fear Runs Silent

Runs - Deaths
Date Event
1893-07-20

Tom Kelly, cricketer (two Tests for Australia 1977-79, 64 runs), dies

1898-06-18

George Ulyett, cricketer (949 runs 50 wkts for England 25 Tests), dies

1899-03-24

Billy Barnes, cricketer (725 runs in 21 Tests for England), dies

1900-01-08

Billy Bates, cricketer (656 runs & 50 wkts in 15 Tests for Eng), dies

1903-05-19

Arthur Shrewsbury, cricketer (1277 runs at 35 47 in 23 Tests), dies

1911-02-07

Harry Graham, cricketer (6 Test for Australia 1893-96, 301 runs), dies

1911-11-23

Bernard Tancred, cricketer (87 runs in 1888-89 South Africa v England), dies

1911-12-13

Reg Duff, cricketer (23 Tests for Australia 1902-05, 1317 runs), dies

1915-06-28

Victor Trumper, cricketer (48 Tests for Australia, 3163 runs), dies

1916-04-16

Tom Horan, cricketer (15 Tests for Aust, 471 runs, 11 wickets), dies

1919-07-31

R G Barlow, cricketer (591 runs/34 wickets/17 Tests for England), dies

1920-05-17

Maitland Hathorn, cricketer (325 runs in 12 Tests S Afr 1901-11), dies

1921-01-29

Billy Gunn, cricket (score 392 runs for Eng including a century), dies

1924-09-19

Alick Bannerman, cricketer (28 Tests for Australia, 1108 runs), dies

1926-04-15

Frank Iredale, cricketer (14 Tests for Aust, 807 runs at 36 68), dies

1927-11-29

George Giffen, cricketer (251 FC games, 11758 runs, 1023 wkts), dies

1929-02-17

John Read, cricketer (batted in 17 Tests for Eng for 463 runs), dies

1929-06-02

Charles Coventry, cricketer (13 runs in 2 Tests Eng v S Af 1889), dies

1930-11-27

J T Tyldesley, cricket (1661 runs in 31 Tests for Eng 1898-1909), dies

1931-04-25

A J Y (Bert) Hopkins, cricketer (20 Tests for Aust, 509 runs), dies

1933-03-27

Lionel Palairet, cricketer (49 runs in 2 Tests for England 1902), dies

1933-04-02

K S Ranjitsinhji, cricketer (989 Test runs, 1st-class avg 56), dies

1933-12-09

Morice Bird, cricketer (scored 280 runs in 10 Tests for England), dies

1936-01-07

Howard Francis, cricketer (2 Tests S Af v Eng 1898-99, 39 runs), dies

1936-12-10

Robert Abel, cricketer (744 runs in 13 Tests for Eng 1888-1902), dies

1939-07-19

Tom Hayward, cricketer (35 Tests for England, 1999 runs), dies

1939-10-21

Nummy Deane, cricketer (628 runs in 17 Tests for South Africa), dies

1941-12-01

Horace Chapman, cricketer (2 Tests for South Africa, 39 runs, 1 wkt), dies

1942-10-25

Ted Arnold, cricketer (160 runs & 31 wkts in 10 Tests for Eng), dies

1944-05-26

C M Francois, cricketer (WWII, 252 runs in 5 Tests for South Africa), dies

1945-05-17

Henry H. Knibbs, Tony Runs Wild

1947-04-02

Joseph Hardstaff, cricket (311 runs in 5 Tests for Eng 1907-08), dies

1947-07-13

Warwick Armstrong, cricketer (50 Tests 1901-21, 2863 runs), dies

1950-09-11

S M H Colah, cricketer (69 runs in India's 1st 2 tests 1932-33), dies

1951-10-13

W G (Billy) Quaife, cricketer (7 Tests for England, 228 runs), dies

1953-05-07

Ormerod Pearse, cricketer (55 runs & 3 wkts in 3 Tests for S Af), dies

1954-01-20

Warren Bardsley, cricketer (41 Tests for Australia, 2469 runs), dies

1954-05-10

George Hirst, cricketer (36,323 1st-class runs, 2739 wickets), dies

1954-10-27

Frank Druce, cricketer (252 runs in 5 Tests for England), dies

1955-12-22

Len Braund, cricketer (23 Tests for England 987 runs 47 wkts), dies

1958-03-19

Vernon Ransford, cricketer (20 Tests for Australia, 1211 runs), dies

1958-03-26

Phil Mead, cricketer (55061 1st-class runs 1905-36), dies

1958-09-09

Charles Macartney, cricket (35 Tests 1907-26, 2131 runs 45 wkts), dies

1959-02-02

Frank DeCaires, cricketer (WI bat v Eng 1930, 3 Tests 232 runs), dies

1959-12-05

K S Duleepsinhji, cricketer (12 Tests for England, 995 runs), dies

1959-12-10

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

1960-01-05

Donald Knight, cricketer (54 runs in 2 Tests for England 1921), dies

1960-11-27

Frederick Fane, cricketer (682 runs in 14 Tests for Eng 1905-10), dies

1961-01-02

Bob Catterall, cricketer (1555 runs/24 Tests for S Afr 1922-31), dies

1961-03-23

A C Russell, cricketer (10 Tests for England 910 runs), dies

1962-05-05

Ernest Tyldesley, cricketer (990 runs in 14 Tests for England), dies

1962-10-04

E H Hendren, cricketer (57,611 1st-class runs, 3rd-best ever), dies

1963-04-08

Len Tuckett, cricketer (no runs no wkts in 1 Test for S A), dies

1963-05-02

Jack Crawford, cricketer (469 runs & 39 wickets in 12 Tests), dies

1964-04-14

Bert McGirr, cricketer (2 Tests for NZ, 51 runs), dies

1964-06-07

Charlie Llewellyn, cricketer (544 runs in 15 Tests for South Africa), dies

1964-10-06

F T Mann, cricketer (father of F G, 281 runs in 5 Tests 1922-23), dies

1965-07-01

Wally Hammond, South African cricketer (7,249 runs for England), dies

1965-09-14

Jack Hearne, cricketer (806 runs in 24 Tests for England), dies

1966-06-22

Roger Blunt, cricketer (9 Tests for NZ, 330 runs, 12 wickets), dies

1966-09-10

James Langridge, cricketer (242 runs & 19 wkts for England), dies

1967-01-01

Maurice Leyland, cricketer (41 Tests for England, 2764 runs), dies

1967-11-23

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

1970-01-28

Tommy Andrews (Aust) 16 Tests 1921-26, cricketer (592 runs), dies

1971-02-01

Jim A J Christy, cricket (10 Tests for S Af, 638 runs at 34 33), dies

1971-05-12

J M Taylor, cricketer (20 Tests 1920-26, 997 runs), dies

1972-11-10

Charlie Hallows, cricketer (1000 runs-May 1928, 2 Tests for Eng), dies

1972-12-11

John Mills, cricketer (7 Tests for NZ in early 1930's, 241 runs), dies

1973-02-08

Herbie Taylor, cricketer (2936 runs in 42 Tests for South Africa), dies

1973-03-08

Gordon Leggat, cricketer (9 Tests for NZ, 351 runs at 21 93), dies

1973-11-19

Cyril Allcott, cricketer (6 Tests for NZ, 113 runs & 6 wickets), dies

1974-02-14

C S Dempster, cricketer (10 Tests for NZ, 723 runs), dies

1976-11-11

E Q Davies, cricketer (9 runs & 7 wickets in 5 Tests for S Afr), dies

1977-04-03

Jack Ryder, cricketer (20 Tests for Aust, 1394 runs), dies

1978-01-22

Herbert Sutcliffe, cricketer (54 Tests for England 4555 runs), dies

1978-08-21

Vinoo Mankad, cricketer (44 Tests for India, 2,109 runs), dies

1978-10-18

Frank Woolley, cricketer (58,969 1st-class runs), dies

1980-01-31

J P Duminy, cricket (30 runs at 5 & 1 wkt at 39 in 3 Test S Af), dies

1980-06-10

Denys Morkel, South African cricketer (batsman scored 663 runs 1927-32), dies

1980-07-18

Naoomal Jeoomal, cricketer (3 Tests for India 1932-34, 108 runs), dies

1980-12-05

Don Taylor, cricketer (3 Tests for NZ 1947-56, 159 runs), dies

1981-02-15

Jack Crapp, cricketer (7 Tests for England 1948-49, 319 runs), dies

1981-03-14

Ken Barrington, cricketer (82 Tests for England, 6806 runs), dies

1981-05-09

C E "Nip" Pellew, cricketer (10 Tests 484 runs at 37), dies

1981-06-03

Eric Dalton, cricketer (698 runs for South Africa at 31 72), dies

1981-08-14

Dudley Nourse, cricketer (34 Tests for South Africa, 2960 runs), dies

1981-08-31

Victor Trumper Jr, cricketer (7 games for NSW, 74 runs 12 wkts), dies

1981-09-09

Phiroz Edulji Palia, cricket (2 Tests for India, 29 runs & 0-13), dies

1981-11-22

Jack Fingleton, cricketer (18 Tests for Australia, 1189 runs), dies

1982-04-20

Andrew Sandham, cricketer (325 Eng 1930, 879 runs in 14 Tests), dies

1982-12-18

Raymond Emery, cricketer (2 Tests NZ v WI 1952, 46 runs, 2 wkts), dies

1983-02-02

Bryan Valentine, cricketer (7 Tests for England, 454 runs), dies

1983-04-18

Alan Melville, cricketer (11 Tests for South Africa, 894 runs), dies

1984-03-06

Ian Cromb, cricketer (5 Tests for NZ, 123 runs, 8 wkts), dies

1984-10-11

Khanderao M Rangnekar, cricketer (33 runs at 5 50 for India), dies

1985-06-15

Percy Fender, cricketer (13 Tests for England, 380 runs 29 wkts), dies

1985-07-31

Murray Chapple, cricketer (14 Tests for NZ, 497 runs), dies

1986-07-28

Syd Curnow, South African cricketer (168 runs in 7 Tests), dies

1987-06-14

Les Favell, cricketer (757 runs for Australia), dies

1990-01-01

Joe Hardstaff Jr, cricketer (23 Tests for England, 1636 runs), dies

1990-02-14

Graeme Hole, cricketer (18 Tests for Australia, 789 runs), dies

1990-02-26

Leslie Ames, cricketer (47 Tests, 2434 runs 8 centuries), dies

1990-02-28

Colin Milburn, cricketer (9 Tests for England, 654 runs), dies

1990-08-02

Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It

1990-09-06

Leonard Hutton, cricketer (79 Tests for England, 6971 runs), dies

1992-09-14

S A Banerjee, cricketer (1 Test for India 1948, no runs, 5 wkts), dies

1992-10-21

Fred Oakland, A River Runs Through It

1992-10-27

Roy Marshall, cricketer (143 runs for WI, 35725 runs overall), dies

1992-12-23

Cyril Walters, cricketer (11 Tests for England, 784 runs), dies

1993-03-07

Tony Harris, cricketer (8 Tests for S Afr 1947-49, 100 runs), dies

1993-06-16

Lindsay Hassett, cricketer (3073 runs in Tests), dies

1993-10-29

George Pope, cricketer (one Test for England, 8 runs not out), dies

1994-12-27

Peter Barker Howard May, cricket (4537 runs-Eng 1951-61), dies at 64

1995-04-17

A R A (Anton) Murray, cricketer (289 runs & 11 wkts in 10 Tests), dies

1995-05-09

Percy Mansell, cricketer (355 runs in 13 Tests for S Afr), dies

1995-08-21

Ken Rickards, cricketer (104 runs at 34 66 for WI 1948-52), dies

1996-04-19

Norman Oldfield, cricketer (scored 99 runs in Test for England), dies

1996-05-17

Rusi Modi, cricketer (736 runs 10 post-war Tests for India), dies

2005-12-09

Jess Schwidde, A River Runs Through It

2011-08-06

Henri Tisot, The Fuhrer Runs Amok

2013-03-29

Brian Huggins, A Shit River Runs Through It

2015-10-03

Barbara Meek, See How She Runs


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