On This Day

December 20, 1905 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • 'Philadelphia' Jack O'Brien wins the World Light Heavyweight boxing title after defending champion Bob Fitzsimmons of England retires in round 13 of 20 in San Francisco

Birthdays in Sport

  • "Tiger" Bill O'Reilly, Australian cricketer (mighty Australian leg-spinner), born in White Cliffs, Australia