On This Day

April 27, 1956 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Undefeated world heavyweight boxing champion Rocky Marciano, retires from the ring

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Rocky Marciano
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Rocky Marciano

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dennie Shupryt-Knoop, American beach volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Chicago, Illinois