On This Day

January 17, 1952 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • 1952 NFL Draft: Bill Wade from University of Vanderbilt first pick by Los Angeles Rams

Birthdays in Sport

  • Darrell Porter, American baseball player (d. 2002)

Deaths in Sport

  • Walter O "Spike" Briggs, owner (Det Tigers), dies at 74