John Dixon


Birthday May 27, 1861

Birth Sign Gemini

Birthplace Grantham, England

DEATH DATE Jun 8, 1931 (70)

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He played for Nottinghamshire from 1882-1905, where he was a dominant player and a captain.

Before Fame

He was a terrific all-around athlete as a teenager.


In addition to his cricket career, he played club soccer for Notts County and Corinthians, and made an appearance on England's national team.

Family Life

He was born in Grantham, Lincolnshire, and died in The Park, Nottingham.

Associated With

He is part of a long line of Nottinghamshire captains, which includes Brian Bolus.