On This Day

November 1, 1950 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Celtics' forward Chuck Cooper becomes first African American to play in the NBA in Boston's 107-84 loss at Fort Wayne Pistons; future Hall of Famer Bob Cousy also debuts for Celtics

NBA Point Guard Bob Cousy
NBA Point Guard
Bob Cousy