On This Day

February 18, 1933 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Sir Bobby Robson, English soccer forward, coach (20 caps; England manager 1982-90), born in Sacriston, County Durham (d. 2009)

Deaths in Sport

  • James J. Corbett, American boxer (world heavyweight champion 1892-97), dies at 66