On This Day

November 1, 1954 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • Lee Petty with 32 top-10 finishes from 34 races wins NASCAR Grand National Championship by 283 points from Herb Thomas; Petty fails to finish season ending Wilkes 160

Birthdays in Sport

  • Ruben Guerrero, Mexican relay swimmer (Olympic-1968)