Wednesday 19th April 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1786: Major General Anthony St Leger, soldier, MP and founder of the horse race, passed away.
1909: Mexborough's Heavyweight boxer Iron William Hague sensationally knocks out Jim Moir in the 1st round to become England's Heavyweight Champion.
118 Years Ago Today
Doncaster's Grand Theatre and Opera House opened, designed by John Priestley Briggs.
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