May 8, 1942 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • 1st twilight game in 24 years, the Dodgers top Giants 7-6 raising $60,000 for Navy Relief Fund

Birthdays in Sport

  • Angel Cordero Jr, Santurce PR, jockey (Seattle Slew) [or Nov 8]
  • Robin Hobbs, cricketer (England leg-spinner 1967-71)
  • Terry Neill, Northern Irish footballer