On This Day

July 17, 1949 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Charlie Steiner, American sports broadcaster, born in Malverne, New York
  • Gennadi Touretski, Russian swimming coach (Soviet Union, Australia national teams; Alexander Popov, Michael Klim, Ian Thorpe), born in Saint Petersburg, Russia (d. 2020)
1949 in Sport