On This Day

January 1922 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Jan 2 8th Rose Bowl: California ties Washington & Jefferson, 0-0
  • Jan 28 J E Clair turns Green Bay franchise back to NFL

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jan 7 Alvin Dark, American baseball player and manager, born in Comanche, Oklahoma, (d. 2014)
  • Jan 19 Arthur Morris, Australian cricketer (great lefty opening batsman), born in Sydney, New South Wales (d. 2015)
  • Jan 21 Sam Mele, American MLB outfielder/manager (Twins record 102 wins 1965), born in Astoria, New York (d. 2017)
  • Jan 24 Neil Franklin, soccer star