January 5, 1960 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • Continental League, a proposed third major league, gets an assurance of congressional support from NY Senator Kenneth Keating

Birthdays in Sport

  • Glenn Strömberg, Swedish footballer
  • Steve Jones, British aviator (Red Bull Air Race World Series)

Deaths in Sport

  • Donald Knight, cricketer (54 runs in 2 Tests for England 1921), dies