On This Day

October 4, 1955 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • Brooklyn Dodgers win their first Baseball World Series with a 2-0 victory in Game 7 against arch-rival New York Yankees; Dodgers had lost their previous 7 World Series

Birthdays in Sport

  • Joe Orseno, race horse trainer
  • Jorge Valdano, Argentine footballer