On This Day

August 18, 1946 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Golf Writers Association of America forms

Birthdays in Sport

  • Derryl Cousins, American baseball umpire (World Series 1988, 99, 2005; MLB All-Star Game 1987, 98, 2008), born in Fresno, California (d. 2020)

Deaths in Sport

  • Georg Åberg, Swedish athlete (Olympic silver triple jump; bronze long jump 1912), dies at 53
1946 in Sport