On This Day

May 10, 1954 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Anatoly Chukanov, Russian cyclist (Olympic gold Soviet Union team time trial 1976; UCI Road World C'ships gold 1977), born in Novospasovka, Rostov, Russia (d. 2021)

Deaths in Sport

  • George Hirst, English cricketer (36,323 1st-class runs, 2739 wickets), dies at 82
1954 in Sport