On This Day

August 31, 1915 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • Chicago White Sox Jimmy Lavender no-hits NY Giants, 2-0

Birthdays in Sport

  • Pete Newell, American Basketball Hall of Fame coach (Uni of San Francisco, Michigan State Uni; NCAA Men's C'ship 1959, Cal Berkeley; Olympic gold 1960), born in Vancouver, Canada (d. 2008)