Full name John Montagu
Born November 8, 1811, Westminster, London
Died March 3, 1884, Westminster, London (aged 72 years 116 days)
Major teams Cambridge University
Also known as Succeeded as 7th Earl of Sandwich in May 1818
Education Eton College; Trinity College, Cambridge
Relation Son - VA Montagu
|First-class debut||Cambridge Town XI v Cambridge University at Cambridge, Jul 5, 1831 scorecard|
|Last First-class||Cambridge Town XI v Cambridge University at Cambridge, May 29-30, 1832 scorecard|
John Montagu was a career politician who played twice for the university while at Cambridge. In 1831 he opened the batting against the town, but a year later in the corresponding game he batted down the order and was replaced by an approved substitute after the first day of the match.
Also: the fastest Indian to 50 wickets, and Yasir Shah's unwanted "double-hundred"