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August 2, 1937 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

Billy Cannon

Billy Cannon, American College Football Hall of Fame back and tight end (Heisman Trophy 1959, LSU; AFL C'ship 1960, 61, 67; AFL All-Star 1961, 69; Houston Oilers, Oakland Raiders), born in Philadelphia, Mississippi (d. 2018)

NFL Running Back Billy Cannon
NFL Running Back
Billy Cannon
  • Jim McLean, Scottish soccer forward (Hamilton Academical, Clyde, Dundee) and manager (Dundee United 1971-93), born in Larkhall, Scotland (d. 2020)
1937 in Sport