On This Day

August 15, 1950 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Ezzard Charles TKOs Freddie Beshore in 14 to retain heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Ezzard Charles
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Ezzard Charles

Birthdays in Sport

  • Anne Elizabeth Alice Louise Windsor, second child and only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, born in Clarence House, London
  • Tom Kelly, American baseball manager (Minnesota Twins), born in Graceville, Minnesota