Friday 4th August 2017
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1540: Edward Cooke, former mayor of Doncaster for 4 years was executed at Tyburn.
1980: Yorkshire and England cricketer Richard Dawson was born in Doncaster.
2008: Doncaster's Odeon was closed with the final screening of Sean Faris in Never Back Down.
2008: Doncaster Bloodstock Sales £7m million state-of-the-art thoroughbred racehorse facility opened by Michael Owen.
102 Years Ago Today
The Doncaster Tramways was extended to Brodsworth.
108 Years Ago Today
World War II Hero Pilot Douglas Bader was born.»
Receive anniversaries by email.