Sir Donald George Bradman, AC, often referred to as "The Don", was an Australian cricketer, widely acknowledged as the greatest Test batsman of all time. Born 1908 Cootamundra, New South Wales. Died 2001 Kensington Park, South Australia.
358-Glenn Donald McGrath is considered to be one of the greatest bowlers in cricket history. He holds the world record for highest number of Test wickets by a fast bowler, 563 at 21.64 in 124 Tests from 1993 to 2007. His last test was against England in Sydney in 2007 where he took a wicket with the last ball of his career He serves as President of the McGrath Foundation, a breast cancer support and education charity founded with his deceased first wife, Jane
The cricketer W G Grace. He played in the first Test match in England - against Australia in 1880 at the Oval - and scored the first Test century by an English batsman, He died in 1915 - Britain - 1905
Australian batsman Ricky Ponting plays a shot during the fourth day of the second-of-three Test matches between Australia and West Indies April 18, 2012 at Queen's Park Oval in Port of Spain, Trinidad.
The first man to 500 wickets in Test cricket was born on this day (October 30) in 1962. Courtney Walsh also holds the record for the most number (43) of ducks in Tests. Click the pic to read more about his brilliant career.