On This Day

October 6, 1947 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • Baseball World Series: NY Yankees beat Brooklyn Dodgers, 5-2 at Yankee Stadium to clinch series, 4 games to 3; 11th championship in team history

Birthdays in Sport

  • Klaus Dibiasi, Italian diver (Olympic gold 10m platform 1968, 72, 76), born in Hall in Tirol, Austria