On This Day

July 29, 1948 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport


OlympicsOlympic Games

King George VI opens 14th modern Olympic Games in London

King of Great Britain George VI
King of Great Britain
George VI
  • XIV Summer Olympic Games open at Wembley Stadium in London

Birthdays in Sport

  • Neal Walk, American basketball player (Phoenix Suns, New Orleans Jazz, NY Knicks), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2015)