September 1932 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Sep 3 Ellsworth Vines beats Henri Cochet for US Tennis title
  • Sep 4 15th PGA Championship: Olin Dutra at Keller GC St Paul Minn
  • Sep 7 Earl Grace, ends NL catcher record streak of 110 cons errorless games
  • Sep 10 Dodgers' Johnny Frederick hits record 6th pinch-hit HR of the season
  • Sep 10 52nd U.S. Men's National Championship: Ellsworth Vines beats Henri Cochet (6-4, 6-4, 6-4)
  • Sep 13 NY Yankees clinch their 7th AL pennant
  • Sep 20 Chicago Cubs clinch the NL pennant
  • Sep 28 1932 Baseball World Series opens with the Chicago Cubs vs. NY Yankees (6-12)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Sep 4 Bevo Francis, American basketball player (college basketball record scorer), born in Hammondsville, Ohio (d. 2015)
  • Sep 11 Peter Anderson, English footballer
  • Sep 14 Harry Sinden, NHL player/coach (Team Canada)
  • Sep 14 Joshua Culbreath, Penn, 400m hurdler (Olympic bronze 1956)
  • Sep 16 Mickey Stewart, manager (England Cricket Team)
  • Sep 22 Ingemar Johansson, Swedish world heavyweight boxing champ (1952)
  • Sep 25 Terry Medwin, Welsh retired footballer
  • Sep 27 Geoff Bent, English footballer (d. 1958)
  • Sep 30 Johnny Podres, American baseball player (d. 2008)