On This Day

December 23, 1936 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bobby Ross, NFL coach (San Diego Chargers), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • Willie Wood, American Pro Football Hall of Fame safety (Pro Bowl 1962, 64–70; Super Bowl 1967, 68; Green Bay Packers), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2020)