On This Day

May 22, 1946 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Yankees turn triple-play & defeat Tigers 5-3

Birthdays in Sport

  • George Best, Northern Irish footballer (Manchester United, Northern Ireland), born in Belfast
  • Howard Kendall, English footballer and football manager (Everton), born in Ryton, County Durham (d. 2015)