Donald Carr

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Birthday
28, 1926
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Jun 12, 2016 (89)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
28, 1926
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Jun 12, 2016 (89)

About

Captained Derbyshire from 1955 to 1962 where he scored over 10,000 runs, and was Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1960.

Before Fame

He was a footballer at Oxford University and won the FA Amateur Cup twice with Pegasus in 1951 and 1953.

Trivia

He became assistant secretary of the MCC, secretary to the Cricket Council, and the Test and County Cricket Boar after retirement.

Family Life

His son John played cricket for Middlesex.

Associated With

He and Alastair Cook both served as England Test cricket captains.