On This Day

February 17, 1940 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dennis Gamsy, South African cricketer (South African bat in 2 Tests v Australia 1970), born in Glenwood, South Africa
  • Willi Holdorf, German athlete (Olympic gold, United Team of Germany, decathlon 1964), born in Blomesche Wildnis, Germany (d. 2020)
1940 in Sport