Between Alfred of Wessex and Guthrum, the Viking ruler of East Anglia.
Charles Stewart Parnell, leader of the Land League, declares that anyone who takes over the land of an evicted tennant is to be ostracised. The first recipient of this treatment is a Captain Boycott.
Test cricketer, brother of WG Grace English
Jockey - Thomas Hales, Trainer - T. Brown, Owner - William A. Long, Time - 3.34.75
Worcester Ruby Legs 1, Cleveland Blues 0 at Worcester, Massachusetts -- 23 years old
W. Hughes up, Trainer: R. Wyndham Walden, Owner: George L. Lorillard -- 2:47.00
The Queen's Lace Handkerchief
Clapham Rovers 1 Oxford University 0
Providence Grays 5, Buffalo Bisons 0 at Providence, Rhode Island -- 20 years old
Australia's most famous bushranger.
Lloyd Hughes on board -- Trainer R. Wyndham Walden -- George L. Lorillard -- 2:40.50