On This Day

April 12, 1952 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alexis Argüello, Nicaraguan boxer (3-weight world champion), born in Managua, Nicaragua (d. 2009)
  • Ralph Wiley, American sports journalist and writer (Sports Illustrated and ESPN's Page 2), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 2004)
  • Reuben Gant, American professional football player (Buffalo Bills), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma