December 5, 1947 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Joe Louis beats Jersey Joe Walcott in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Joe Louis
World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Jersey Joe
World Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Jersey Joe

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jim Plunkett, American NFL quarterback (New England, Oakland), born in San Jose, California