On This Day

February 22, 1952 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • German husband and wife team Ria and Paul Falk win the mixed pairs gold medal at the Oslo Winter Olympics; defeat American siblings, Karol and Peter Kennedy
  • Germany takes the Olympic bobsleigh double with gold in the 4-man event at the Oslo Winter Games; Adreas Ostler and Lorenz Niebert score their 2nd gold medals after winning the 2-man a week earlier

Birthdays in Sport

  • Wayne Levi, American golfer (12 PGA Tour titles), born in Little Falls, New York