On This Day

January 5, 1938 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Edwin Elliason, American archer (Olympic-92), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Jim Otto, NFL center (Oakland Raiders), born in Wausau, Wisconsin
  • Piet Kruiver, Dutch soccer star, born in Koog aan de Zaan, Netherlands (d. 1989)