On This Day

March 9, 1952 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Heinz Neuhaus wins Europe Heavyweight Boxing title

Birthdays in Sport

  • Ekkehard Fasser, Swiss bobsledder (Olympic gold, four-man 1988; World C'ship gold 1983; World Cup champion 1985-86), born in Glarus, Switzerland (d. 2021)
  • Uljana Semjonova, Soviet-Latvian basketball player (Olympic gold 1976), born in Zarasai, Lithuanian SSR, Soviet Union
1952 in Sport