September 17, 1927 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • US Men's National Tennis Championship, Forest Hills NY: Frenchman Rene Lacoste successfully defends title; beats Bill Tilden 11-9, 6-3, 11-9

Birthdays in Sport

  • George Blanda, Penn, NFL kicker/quarterback (Bears, Oilers, Raiders)