Basil D'Oliveira, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Basil D'Oliveira

Cricket player of England.

Date of Birth: 04-Oct-1931

Place of Birth: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Date of Death: 19-Nov-2011

Profession: cricketer

Nationality: United Kingdom, South Africa

Zodiac Sign: Libra


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About Basil D'Oliveira

  • Basil Lewis D'Oliveira CBE OIS (4 October 1931 – 19 November 2011) was an England international cricketer of South African Cape Coloured background, whose potential selection by England for the scheduled 1968–69 tour of apartheid-era South Africa caused the D'Oliveira affair.
  • Nicknamed "Dolly", D'Oliveira played county cricket for Worcestershire from 1964 to 1980, and appeared for England in 44 Test matches and four One Day Internationals between 1966 and 1972.

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