Here are some of the sporting highlights in the world of sport for 1839. In horse racing, The Grand National was first run.
Below is a timeline of some significant results in the world of sport for the year 1839. OK, it is not much of a timeline with this many events, but not much was going on in world sports at this time.
|Feb 26||The Grand National horse race was first run|
If you have a correction or know of events that should be included here, please let me know.
- Timeline (all years) in the world of sport
- For future sporting events, see the Calendar of Major Sporting Events
- More about the World of Sport