On This Day

December 31, 1951 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Michael Allen Bantom, American basketball player (Olympic silver 1972), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Deaths in Sport

  • H. Guy Bedwell, American thoroughbred trainer (North American champion in wins x 7; earnings 1918-19; first Triple Crown winner, Sir Barton), dies at 76
1951 in Sport