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On this day in history...7th April



A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama.

Sat 7 Apr 2007
PL Manchester Utd H 2-1
Taylor, 1 og
Att:20,223
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Sun 7 Apr 2002
Div 1 Birmingham City A 1-1
Pitt
Att:25,030
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Sat 7 Apr 2001
Div 1 Nottm Forest H 0-2
Att:13,018
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Tue 7 Apr 1998
Div 1 Tranmere Rovers A 2-2
Durnin, Hall
Att:8,020
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Tue 7 Apr 1992
Div 2 Tranmere Rovers A 0-2
Att:6,692
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Sat 7 Apr 1990
Div 2 Sheffield Utd H 3-2
Fillery, Chamberlain, Whittingham
Att:9,004
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Sat 7 Apr 1984
Div 2 Sheffield Wednesday A 0-2
Att:20,239
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Mon 7 Apr 1980
Div 4 Aldershot A 2-1
Perrin, Laidlaw
Att:11,989
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Sat 7 Apr 1979
Div 4 Northampton Town H 1-0
Garwood
Att:8,066
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Sat 7 Apr 1973
Div 2 Blackpool H 1-0
Hiron
Att:6,768
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Mon 7 Apr 1969
Div 2 Blackburn Rovers A 1-3
1og
Att:6,432
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Sat 7 Apr 1962
Div 3 Grimsby Town H 0-2
Att:19,285
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Mon 7 Apr 1958
Div 1 Birmingham City A 1-4
Crawford
Att:23,380
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Sat 7 Apr 1956
Div 1 Luton Town A 0-1
Att:17,824
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Wed 7 Apr 1954
Div 1 Sheffield Wednesday H 2-1
Gordon, Dale
Att:15,179
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Sat 7 Apr 1951
Div 1 Sunderland H 0-0
Att:30,364
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Fri 7 Apr 1950
Div 1 Fulham H 3-0
Harris 2, Froggatt
Att:39,342
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Sat 7 Apr 1947
Div 1 Brentford H 3-0
Reid 2, McAlinden
Att:33,409
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Fri 7 Apr 1939
Div 1 Derby County H 1-3
Worrall
Att:36,822
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Another feature, again courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama, sees us look at those Pompey personalities - past or present - who have a birthday on this day...

7/4/1946: George Ley
7/4/1943: Derek Gamblin
7/4/1928: Basil Hayward

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Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday April 7 2010

Time: 8:00AM

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First game there for me was 1973 and my brother's first wedding day. Missed first half got in at half time and Ray Hiron scored the winner in the 46th minute! Thanks for waiting Ray.

Three others I think and who will ever forget the Ferdinand OG in 2007?
eastneydave
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Four for me. Starting with the win at Aldershot in 1980 in Div 4, one of my early away games & ending with another great win over Manure in th e prem in 2007. What a contrast!
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