Tuesday 9th November 2021
On This Day in Doncaster History more»1411: Richard Plantagenet, claimant to the English throne, born in Conisbrough.
1811: Famous actress Sarah Siddons plays the first of several dates at Doncaster's Theatre Royal.
2002: Doncaster Rovers saviour John Ryan sold his cosmetic surgery business Transform for £20m.
2009: Demolition of Doncaster Odeon on Hallgate begins, before a new £10m casino development starts.
2011: Doncaster's Superbike Racer Jamie Toseland announces his retirement from racing.
2011: Doncaster Rovers sack manager Sean O'Driscoll and immediately hire Dean Saunders.
2011: Dean Saunders first game in charge of Doncaster Rovers, with a 1-0 win at home to Crystal Palace.
2013: Doncaster Rovers chairman John Ryan resigns from the board.
36 Years Ago Today
Former 2-time Doncaster Rovers manager Jackie Bestall sadly passes away in Doncaster.
61 Years Ago Today
TV presenter and motormouth Jeremy Clarkson was born.»
91 Years Ago Today
Doncaster's Andy Warhol - pop artist Derek Hirst was born in Doncaster.»
118 Years Ago Today
Doncaster Rovers suffer their largest League defeat 0-12 away at Small Heath, Birmingham.