On This Day

April 20, 1912 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Fenway Park officially opens, Red Sox beat NY Highlanders 7-6 in 11
  • Tiger Stadium in Detroit opens, Tigers beat Cleveland Indians 6-5

Birthdays in Sport

  • David Townsend, English cricketer (3 Tests Eng v WI 1935), born in Norton, County Durham (d. 1997)