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Friday, 19 May 2017 00:51

Friday, May 19

Famous sporting events and news from yesteryear that happened on this day

If it's your birthday - which sports stars do you share your special day with?

1910 Cricket. Noted batsman Alan Melvile is born in Carnarvon, South Africa.

1918 Swimming. Florence Chadwick - the first swimmer to swim the English Channel both ways - is born in San Diego.

1928 Motor sport. Lotus Cars founder Colin Chapman is born.

1931 Motor racing. British racing driver Bob Anderson is born.

1965 Football. West Ham United win the European Cup Winners Cup at Wembley, beating 1860 Munich 2-0 - Alan Sealey scores two goals in two minutes (70 and 72).

1970 Golf. South Korean golfer Choi Kyung-Ju is born.

1972 Athletics. British 400m hurdler Chris Rawlinson is born.

1976 Football. Liverpool draw 1-1 at Club Brugge to win the UEFA Cup 4-3 on aggregate.

1978 Football. Former Brentford, Crystal Palace, Ipswich Town, Everton, Wigan Athletic and Birmingham City striker Marcus Bent is born in Hammersmith. He had loan spells with both Middlesbrough and QPR during the 2009/10 season.

1979 Football. Athletico Madrid's Uruguayan star Diego Forlan is born in Montivideo. His goals against Fulham in 2010 helped his side win the Europa League Final.

1984 Football. Everton beat Watford 1-0 at Wembley to win the FA Cup.

2007 Football. Chelsea win the FA Cup, beating Manchester United 1-0 after extra time in the final at Wembley in front of a crowd of 89,826. Didier Drogba scored the winner.

2013 Cricket. England win their Test with New Zealand at Lord's on the fourth day.

2013 Football. Sir Alex Ferguson's last game in charge of Manchester United (v WBA) ends in a 5-5 draw.

2013 Football. Yeovil Town are promoted to the Championship after winning their play-off final


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