February 1923 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Feb 13 1st Black pro Basketball team, "Renaissance", organizes

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Feb 17 Ottawa Senator Cy Denneny becomes NHL's all time scorer (143 goals)

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  • Feb 20 Christy Mathewson becomes President of Boston Braves

Birthdays in Sport

  • Feb 2 Red Schoendienst, American Baseball Hall of Fame second baseman/manager (10-time All Star), born in Germantown, Illinois (d. 2018)
  • Feb 10 Cesare Siepi, basso (NY Metropolitan Opera), born in Milan, Italy
  • Feb 14 Jay Herbert, golfer (1960 PGA winner)
  • Feb 23 Dante Lavelli, AAFC/NFL end wide receiver (Cleveland Browns)