On This Day

November 17, 1950 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Roland Matthes, German swimmer (Olympic gold 100, 200m backstroke 1968, 72; WR x 19), born in Pößneck, Thuringia, Germany
  • Tom Walkinshaw, Scottish race car driver and race team owner
1950 in Sport