On This Day

October 26, 1911 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • Philadelphia A's beat NY Giants, 4 games to 2 in 8th World Series

Birthdays in Sport

  • Sid Gillman, Pro & College Football Hall of Fame end (Ohio State U) and coach (U of Cincinnati, LA Rams, Houston Oilers), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 2003)