On This Day

January 27, 1955 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • 1955 NFL Draft: George Shaw from University of Oregon first pick by Baltimore Colts

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brian Engblom, Canadian NHL hockey player, 1975-87 (Montreal Canadiens, and 4 other teams), and TV broadcaster, born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Koji Ushikubo, Japanese racing driver
1955 in Sport