March 31, 1923 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • First dance marathon in New York City; Alma Cummings sets record of 27 hours with 6 different partners
  • Stanley Cup Final, Denman Arena, Vancouver, BC: Ottawa Senators (NHL) edge Edmonton Eskimos (WCHL), 1-0 for a 2-0 series sweep

Birthdays in Sport

  • Don Barksdale, American basketball forward (Olympic gold 1948, NBA All Star 1953), born in Oakland, CA (d. 1993)
  • Lawrie Miller, New Zealand cricket batsman (13 Tests), born in New Plymouth, Taranaki (d. 1996)