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Bentley, John James (1860–1918), journalist and football administrator

Tony Mason.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 695 words.

Bentley, John James (1860–1918), journalist and football administrator, was born at Chapel Town, Turton, Lancashire, on 14 June 1860, the third of four sons of John Bentley, a grocer, and...

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Bidlake, Frederick Thomas (1867–1933), cyclist and journalist

Laura Dawkins.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Journalism. 1307 words.

Bidlake, Frederick Thomas (1867–1933), cyclist and journalist, was born at 318 Essex Road, Islington, London, on 13 March 1867, the only son of John Purdue Bidlake (1817–1906), a graduate...

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Blanchflower, Robert Dennis [Danny] (1926–1993), footballer and journalist

Tony Mason.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 1804 words.

Blanchflower, Robert Dennis [Danny] (1926–1993), footballer and journalist, was born on 10 February 1926 at 7 Elmdale Street in the Bloomfield district of east Belfast, the eldest child in...

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Boddy, (Charles) William [Bill] (1913–2011), motor sport journalist and editor

Richard Haynes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 1115 words.

Boddy, (Charles) William [Bill] (1913–2011), motor sport journalist and editor, was born on 22 February 1913 at 57 Radbourne Road, Clapham, London, the son of William Arthur Boddy...

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Bonner, Robert

William L. Joyce.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Journalism. 1357 words.

Bonner, Robert (28 April 1824–06 July 1899), newspaper publisher and horseman, was born in Ramelton, Northern Ireland, the son of Scotch-Irish parents who schooled him in the strict...

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Borthwick, Alastair Charles (1913–2003), journalist and mountaineer

Chris Hall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Journalism. 1002 words.

Borthwick, Alastair Charles (1913–2003), journalist and mountaineer, was born on 17 February 1913 at 38 Calderwood Road, Rutherglen, Lanarkshire, the son of Alexander Charles Borthwick,...

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Buchan, Charles Murray (1891–1960), footballer and journalist

Tony Mason.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 1401 words.

Buchan, Charles Murray (1891–1960), footballer and journalist, was born at 151 Reidhaven Road, Plumstead, London, on 22 September 1891, the son of William Buchan and his wife, Jane Murray....

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Chadwick, Henry

Steven P. Gietschier.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Journalism. 1504 words.

Chadwick, Henry (05 October 1824–20 April 1908), baseball sportswriter, was born in Jessamine Cottage, St. Thomas, Exeter, England, the son of Sir James Chadwick, a newspaper editor...

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Chambers, John Graham (1843–1883), sports administrator and journalist

M. A. Bryant.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Journalism. 1036 words.

Chambers, John Graham (1843–1883), sports administrator and journalist, was born on 12 February 1843, at Llanelli House, Llanelli, south Wales, the son of William Chambers, landowner, and...

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Cook, Sir Theodore Andrea (1867–1928), journalist and sportsman

Ian Buchanan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 995 words.

Cook, Sir Theodore Andrea (1867–1928), journalist and sportsman, was born on 28 March 1867 at Exmouth, Devon, the second son of Henry Cook (d. 1884), an assistant master at a preparatory...

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