Stamps on Sir Donald Bradman -Australia

Sir Donald George Bradman AC (27 Aug 1908 – 25 Feb 2001 ) was an Australian International Cricketer, widely acknowledged as the World’s Greatest Cricketer of all times. He played  52 test matches and had an incredible batting average of 99.94. He scored 29 Centuries which remained a World record before Sunil Gavaskar scored his 30th Test Century in Chennai on 28 Dec 1983 against West Indies.

Australia issued a set of two 45c stamps on Sir Bradman on 23 Jan 1997. It was issued under Australian Legend Series to mark Australia Day.

Sir Donald Bradman Portrait.

AUSTRALIA BRADMAN STAMP
AUSTRALIA 1997- SIR DONALD BRADMAN

Sir Donald Bradman passed away on 25 Feb 2001 and same two 45c stamps were issued on 13 Mar 2001 as commemoration issue but inscribed with his years of Birth and Death.

AUSTRALIA BRADMAN STAMP1
AUSTRALIA1997

 

AUSTRALIA 1997 -SIR DONALD BRADMAN COMMEMORATION ISSUE.

Australia issued a set of stamps on 08 Mar 2005 on Sports Treasures and one of the 50c stamps features Sir Donald Bradman’s Baggy Green (Australian Test Team Cap) and other stamp features Lionel Roses Boxing Gloves. A Gutter Pair is listed.

AUSTRALIA BRADMAN BAGGY GREEN 1
AUSTRALIA 2005 -SPORTS TREASURES – SIR BRADMAN’S BAGGY GREEN.
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AUSTRALIA 2005 -SPORTS TREASURES – SIR BRADMAN’S BAGGY GREEN.