On This Day

February 15, 1932 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • American brothers Hubert and Curtis Stevens beat the 8-nation field to win the 2-man bobsleigh gold medal at the Lake Placid Winter Olympics

Event of interestEvent of Interest

As a member of gold medal winning US 4-man bobsleigh team at Lake Placid, Eddie Eagan (boxing gold Antwerp 1920) becomes only Olympian to win gold medals at both summer & winter Games in different sports

Boxer and Bobsledder Eddie Eagan
Boxer and Bobsledder
Eddie Eagan
  • Australia beat South Africa in cricket by an innings in 5 hrs 53 min playing time
  • III Winter Olympic Games close at Lake Placid, New York