On This Day

July 27, 1948 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman's 29th and last Test Cricket century, part of winning 3-404

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Birthdays in Sport

  • Peggy Fleming, American figure skater (Olympic gold 1968, 3-time world champion), born in San Jose, California

Deaths in Sport

  • Joe Tinker, American professional baseball player and manager, dies at 68
  • Woolf Barnato, British financier and racing driver, dies at 52