On This Day

January 25, 1924 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport


Olympic Games1st Winter Olympics

1st Winter Olympic Games open in Chamonix, France

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Einar Landvik, Nordic skiier from Norway, competes in the first-ever Winter Olympics in Chamonix, France, 1924
Einar Landvik, Nordic skiier from Norway, competes in the first-ever Winter Olympics in Chamonix, France, 1924
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Birthdays in Sport

  • Lou Groza, American football placekicker & offensive tackle (Cleveland Browns), born in Martins Ferry, Ohio (d. 2000)