On This Day

February 9, 1943 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • National League of Baseball seeks a buyer for the Philadelphia Phillies as owner Gerry Nugent falls in arrears

Birthdays in Sport

  • James King, American basketball player (Olympic gold 1968), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Jonny Nilsson, Swedish 10K speed skater (Olympic gold 1964)