Jack Holmes

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Birthday
30, 1899
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 21, 1950 (50)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
30, 1899
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 21, 1950 (50)

About

Right-handed batsman who played for Sussex from 1922 to 1939, including as captain for his final four years.

Before Fame

He grew up in Surrey where he honed his skills among friends before joining Sussex.

Trivia

From 1930 to 1932 he played cricket for the Royal Air Force cricket team, as he was a flight attendant in the air force.

Family Life

He had a son, Rodney Holmes, who also had a cricket career for Sussex.

Associated With

He was one of the early stars for Sussex, who went on to have players such as Chris Adams.