On This Day

December 27, 1936 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Lee Grosscup, American football quarterback (NY Jets, NY Titans) and sportscaster (college football analyst ABC; Cal Berkeley), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2020)
  • Phil Sharpe, English cricketer (12 Tests), born in Shipley, West Yorkshire (d. 2014)