Sunday 6th January 2019
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1801: Famous surgeon Robert Storrs was born in Doncaster to a local baker.
1901: Hodgson and Hepworth's shop on St. Sepulchre Gate is destroyed by fire.
2010: Paul Chambers tweets about blowing up Doncaster Airport, and is later arrested.
2013: Doncaster Rovers (2nd in table) part company with manager Dean Saunders.
31 Years Ago Today
Manager Dave Mackay's first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, away at Southend.
34 Years Ago Today
Footballer Chris Brown, who rejoined Doncaster Rovers in 2011, was born in Doncaster.
163 Years Ago Today
The first train arrives on new tracks at Thorne railway station.
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