#400 Harold Larwood / Dick Powell – 14 November 1904

Harold Larwood

Harold Larwood (14 November 1904 – 22 July 1995) was an English cricket player, an extremely accurate fast bowler best known for his key role as the implementer of fast leg theory in the infamous “Bodyline” Ashes Test series of 1932–33. In 2009 Larwood was inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.

Dick Powell

Richard Ewing “Dick” Powell (November 14, 1904 – January 2, 1963) was an American singer, actor, producer, director and studio boss. He starred in movie musicals such as 42nd StreetFootlight Parade, and Gold Diggers of 1933, often appearing opposite Ruby Keeler and Joan Blondell. Later Powell was cast as private detective Philip Marlowe in Murder, My Sweet.


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