January 15, 1936 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Horace Stoneham is elected president of New York Giants MLB franchise; succeeds late father, Charles; remains president for next 40 years, presiding over move to SF, before selling team in 1976

Deaths in Sport

  • Henry Forster, cricket (Hants & Oxford U, Gov-Gen of Australia), dies