On This Day

December 17, 1944 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardNFL Championship

National Football League Championship, Polo Grounds, NYC: Green Bay Packers beat New York Giants, 14-7 for 6th and final league title under long-time coach Curly Lambeau

NFL Head Coach Curly Lambeau
NFL Head Coach
Curly Lambeau
American Football Player Mel Hein
American Football Player
Mel Hein

Birthdays in Sport

  • Ference Bene, Hungarian record 12 soccer goals (Olympic gold 1964)