On This Day

September 11, 1926 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 21st Davis Cup: USA beats France in Philadelphia (4-1), for their 7th straight championship
  • Yanks' Bob Meusel ties record with 3 sacrifice flies

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alfred Slote, American children's books author (Love & Tennis, Omega Station), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Eddie Miksis, American baseball player, born in Burlington, New Jersey (d. 2005)
1926 in Sport