Famous 19th Century Sportspersons
Babe RuthBabe Ruth

06 February 1895

American

James NaismithJames Naismith

06 November 1861

Canadian,American

Ty CobbTy Cobb

18 December 1886

American

Jack DempseyJack Dempsey

24 June 1895

American

Cy YoungCy Young

29 March 1867

American

Louis ChevroletLouis Chevrolet

25 December 1878

Swiss,American

Casey StengelCasey Stengel

30 July 1890

American

Christy MathewsonChristy Mathewson

12 August 1880

American

Billy SundayBilly Sunday

19 November 1862

American

Morihei UeshibaMorihei Ueshiba

14 December 1883

Japanese

Alexander AlekhineAlexander Alekhine

31 October 1892

Portuguese,Russian

Yip ManYip Man

01 October 1893

Chinese

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Philip Noel-BakerPhilip Noel-Baker

01 November 1889

British

Leon ŠtukeljLeon Štukelj

12 November 1898

Slovenian

Jack Johnson (Boxer)Jack Johnson (Boxer)

31 March 1878

American

Konstantinos TsiklitirasKonstantinos Tsiklitiras

30 October 1888

Greek

Arthur Conan DoyleArthur Conan Doyle

22 May 1859

British

Frederick Winslow TaylorFrederick Winslow Taylor

20 March 1856

American

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The Great GamaThe Great Gama

22 May 1878

Pakistani

James ForrestalJames Forrestal

15 February 1892

American

Victor McLaglenVictor McLaglen

10 December 1886

British,American

Walter HagenWalter Hagen

21 December 1892

American

Eugen SandowEugen Sandow

02 April 1867

German

Louis CyrLouis Cyr

11 October 1863

Canadian

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Duke KahanamokuDuke Kahanamoku

24 August 1890

American

Burt MunroBurt Munro

25 March 1899

New Zealander

Knute RockneKnute Rockne

04 March 1888

American

Stephen CraneStephen Crane

01 November 1871

American

Francis OuimetFrancis Ouimet

08 May 1893

American

Wong Fei-hungWong Fei-hung

09 July 1847

Chinese

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John L. SullivanJohn L. Sullivan

15 October 1858

American

Tom LongboatTom Longboat

04 June 1887

Canadian

José Raúl CapablancaJosé Raúl Capablanca

19 November 1888

Cuban

Gene TunneyGene Tunney

25 May 1897

American

Paul MorphyPaul Morphy

22 June 1837

American

Harold AbrahamsHarold Abrahams

15 December 1899

British

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Emanuel LaskerEmanuel Lasker

German,Polish

Bhupinder Singh of PatialaBhupinder Singh of Patiala

12 October 1891

Indian

C. K. NayuduC. K. Nayudu

31 October 1895

Indian

Bob FitzsimmonsBob Fitzsimmons

26 May 1863

British

Floyd CollinsFloyd Collins

20 July 1887

American

Joan GamperJoan Gamper

22 November 1877

Swiss

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Gichin FunakoshiGichin Funakoshi

10 November 1868

Japanese

Paavo NurmiPaavo Nurmi

13 June 1897

Finnish

Avery BrundageAvery Brundage

28 September 1887

American

William StephensonWilliam Stephenson

23 January 1897

Canadian

John Bowes-LyonJohn Bowes-Lyon

01 April 1886

British

Alastair DennistonAlastair Denniston

01 December 1881

British

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Bill TildenBill Tilden

10 February 1893

American

Arthur FriedenreichArthur Friedenreich

18 July 1892

Brazilian

Malcolm CampbellMalcolm Campbell

11 March 1885

British

Charles StuddCharles Studd

02 December 1860

British

Shizo KanakuriShizo Kanakuri

20 August 1891

Japanese

Titanic ThompsonTitanic Thompson

31 October 1892

American

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Adolf AnderssenAdolf Anderssen

06 July 1818

German,Ukrainian

Annette KellermanAnnette Kellerman

06 July 1886

Australian

Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon, 5th BaronetSir Cosmo Duff-Gordon, 5th Baronet

22 July 1862

Scottish

R. Norris WilliamsR. Norris Williams

29 January 1891

American

Billy CoutuBilly Coutu

01 March 1892

Canadian

Dwight F. DavisDwight F. Davis

05 July 1879

American

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Marshall TaylorMarshall Taylor

26 November 1878

American

Xavier MertzXavier Mertz

06 October 1882

Swiss

Louise Otto-PetersLouise Otto-Peters

26 March 1819

German

Andrew MurrayAndrew Murray

09 May 1828

British,South African

Jack BernsteinJack Bernstein

05 November 1899

American

Frank McKibbenFrank McKibben

1869 AD

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Horace G. HutchinsonHorace G. Hutchinson

17 September 1869

Norwegian

Kenneth RockneKenneth Rockne

04 March 1888

Norwegian,American

Ōkido MoriemonŌkido Moriemon

13 May 1876

Japanese