On This Day

April 27, 1929 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Ryder Cup Golf, Moortown GC: Great Britain beats US, 7-5 in bitterly cold and snowy conditions

Birthdays in Sport

  • Nina Ponomareva Romaschkova, Soviet discus thrower (Olympic gold 1952, 60), involved shoplift scandal, born in Smychka (d. 2016)