On This Day

February 13, 1936 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • Ivar Ballangrud of Norway narrowly misses winning all 4 speed skating events at the Garmisch-Partenkirchen Winter Olympics; finishes 2nd in 1,500m just 1.0s behind teammate Charles Mathiesen

Birthdays in Sport

  • John Harris, British(?) cricket player
  • Leamon King, Tulare California, 4X100m relayer (Olympic gold 1956)