On This Day

February 21, 1958 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alan Trammell, American Baseball HOF shortstop (6 × MLB All-Star; World Series MVP 1984; Detroit Tigers) and manager (Detroit Tigers, Arizona Diamondbacks), born in Garden Grove, California

Deaths in Sport

  • Duncan Edwards, English soccer midfielder (18 caps; Manchester United), dies from injuries sustained in Munich air disaster at 21
1958 in Sport