August 29, 1940 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • 7th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 45, All-Stars 28 (84,567)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Earl Gros, American NFL running back (Green Bay), born in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana (d. 2013)
  • Wim Ruska, Dutch judoka champion (Olympic gold 1972), born in Amsterdam