On This Day

August 26, 1957 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alex Trevino, catcher (LA Dodgers)

Person of interestRick Hansen

Rick Hansen, Canadian wheelchair athlete (Paralympic gold 1980, 2 x 1984), born in Port Alberni, British Columbia

Track and Field Athlete and Paralympian Rick Hansen
Track and Field Athlete and Paralympian
Rick Hansen