On This Day

April 12, 1961 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Douglas MacArthur declines offer to become baseball commissioner

US WWII General Douglas MacArthur
US WWII General
Douglas MacArthur

Birthdays in Sport

  • Julius Kariuki, Kenyan 3K steeplechaser (Olympic gold 1988), born in Nyahururu, Kenya