On This Day

March 1, 1922 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Fred Scolari, American basketball point guard (NBA All-Star 1952, 53; Washington Capitols; Baltimore Bullets), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2002)

Deaths in Sport

  • Rafael Moreno Aranzadi [Pichichi], Spanish soccer forward (5 caps; Athletic Bilbao), dies from typhus at 29