Denis Compton

Denis Compton

English cricket great Denis Compton was renowned for his absent-mindedness. He once arrived at a match without his kitbag, so he used an antique bat from the stadium's museum; and during a major celebration in honor of his 70th birthday, his mother rang, telling him that he was only 69.

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