November 1927 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • 5th 10th PGA Championship: Water Hagen at Cedar Crest CC Dallas

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5th Walter Hagen beats Joe Turnesa for 4th consecutive PGA title

Golfer Walter Hagen
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Walter Hagen
  • 26th 15th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Balmy Beach defeats Hamilton Tigers, 9-6

Birthdays in Sport

  • 7th Hiroshi Yamauchi, Kyoto Japan, owner (Seattle Mariners)
  • 12th Jack Butler, NFL hall of famer (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2013)
  • 21st Georgia Frontiere, co-owner of the St. Louis Rams (d. 2008)
  • 27th Carlos José Castilho, Brazilian footballer (d. 1987)

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29th Vin Scully, American sportscaster (Los Angeles Dodgers), born in The Bronx, New York

Sportscaster Vin Scully
Sportscaster
Vin Scully

Deaths in Sport

  • 29th George Giffen, cricketer (251 FC games, 11758 runs, 1023 wkts), dies