On This Day

March 31, 1931 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Miller Barber, American golfer (11 PGA Tour; 3 US Senior Open titles), born in Shreveport, Louisiana (d. 2013)

Deaths in Sport

  • Knute Rockne, American College Football Hall of Fame receiver, coach, (Notre Dame, 13 National titles), dies in a plane crash at 43