December 5, 1949 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Ezzard Charles defeats Jersey Joe Walcott for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Ezzard Charles
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Ezzard Charles
World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Jersey Joe
World Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Jersey Joe

Birthdays in Sport

  • Lanny Wadkins, American golfer (PGA C'ship 1977), born in Richmond, Virginia