On This Day

April 13, 1949 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Basketball Association of America Finals: Minneapolis Lakers beat Washington Capitols, 77-56 to take series, 4 games to 2; BAA and National Basketball League merge later that year to create the NBA

Birthdays in Sport

  • Ricardo Zuniño, Argentine racing driver, born in San Juan, Argentina