On This Day

February 27, 1939 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Lester King, West Indian cricketer (WI fast bowler, 2 Tests 1962-68, 9 wkts), born in St Catherine, Jamaica
  • Peter Revson, American auto racer (Indianapolis 500 1971 pole winner, runner-up), born in New York City (d. 1974)
1939 in Sport