January 15, 1956 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 6th NFL Pro Bowl, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum: Eastern Conference beats Western Conference, 31-30; MVP: Ollie Matson, Baltimore Colts, RB

Birthdays in Sport

  • Paul Parker, English cricketer (one Test England v Australia 1981), born in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
  • Vera Sosulya, Soviet tobogganist (Olympic gold 1980)