On This Day

May 30, 1956 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Indianapolis 500: Pat Flaherty wins in 3:53:28.872 (206.785 km/h)

Sports record brokenBaseball Event

Mickey Mantle misses by 18 inches hitting 1st home run out of Yankee Stadium in the first game of a doubleheader against the Washington Senators

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle