On This Day

May 27, 1903 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • 37th Belmont: John Bullman aboard Africander wins in 2:21.75

Birthdays in Sport

  • Walt Kiesling, American Pro Football Hall of Fame guard (NFL 1920s All-Decade Team; First-team All-Pro 1929, 30, 32; Chicago Cardinals, Chicago Bears) and coach (Pittsburgh Pirates/Steelers), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota (d. 1962)