On This Day

February 22, 1933 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Malcolm Campbell sets world land speed record speed of 272.46 mph driving his famous Blue Bird car at Daytona Beach, Florida

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bobby Smith, English soccer centre forward (15 caps; Tottenham Hotspur 271 games, 176 goals), born in Lingdale, England