Sunday 4th March 2018
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1903: Doncaster Rovers suffer their largest League defeat 0-12 away at Small Heath, Birmingham.
1952: Doncaster Rovers host and play the first floodlit match outside of London, beating Hibernian.
1999: Doncaster Rovers chairman and director Ken Richardson is jailed for 4 years for conspiracy to burn down the main stand.
2003: Doncaster owner John Ryan became the oldest player to turn out for a professional British club (52years 11months).
11 Years Ago Today
Rugby legend Ellery Hanley becomes coach of Doncaster Rugby League Club.
50 Years Ago Today
Manager Lawrie McMenemy's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, home to Wrexham.
55 Years Ago Today
The last Doncaster trolleybus (number 375) ran down Beckett Road.
74 Years Ago Today
DFS Founder and magnate Graham Kirkham was born in Maltby.»
122 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Scientific Society ask at a council meeting if they can start a museum within the Old Library.»
131 Years Ago Today
Stephen Wade, the last of Britain's executioner's, was born in Doncaster.»
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