February 5, 1956 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 7th Winter Olympic games close at Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
  • NY Mayor Robert Wagner & Bkln Boro President Frank Cashmore sponsor a bill to create a $30M Brooklyn Sports Center Authority to build

Birthdays in Sport

  • Hector Rebaque, Mexican racing driver

Deaths in Sport

  • Savilly Tartakower, Austrian/Polish/French chess player, dies at 74