BirthdayMay 23, 1918

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Denis Compton

    Full name: Denis Compton
    Also known as: Denis Charles Scott Compton, Denis Compton, Compton, Denis
    Professions: English cricketer and footballer

  2. Denis Compton Measurements

    Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)

  3. Denis Compton Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 23rd of April, 1997 (Age: 78)

  4. Denis Compton Biography

    Template:Multiple issuesDenis Charles Scott Compton CBE (23 May 1918 in Hendon, Middlesex – 23 April 1997 in Windsor, Berkshire) was an English cricketer who played in 78 Test matches and spent his whole cricket career with Middlesex. He was also an accomplished footballer who played most of his football career at Arsenal F.C..A right-handed batsman and slow left-arm chinaman bowler, Compton is regularly credited as one of England's most remarkable batsmen. He is one of only seventeen players to have scored over one hundred centuries in first-class cricket. In 2009, Compton was posthumously inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame. The Denis Compton Oval and a stand at Lord's Cricket Ground are both named in his honour.

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