Contribution and Significance of Don Bradman

  • Date of Birth

    Born in Cootamundra, NSW but spent his early years in the NSW town of Bowral.
  • Started School

    Started school at Bowral Public.
  • Test Debut

    vs. England
  • First Test Century

    Bradman made 112 for Australia v. England in the third test match at Melbourne.
  • Marriage

    Jessie Menzies and Don Bradman were married in Burwood.
  • Last Test

    vs. England
  • Don Bradman was knighted

  • Last Time As Captain

    Sir Donald Bradman takes the field as captain for the last time. He made 4 runs. (Last time as Captain)
  • Death of Wife

  • Date of Death