On This Day

February 27, 1963 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

AgreementContract of Interest

Mickey Mantle of NY Yankees sign a baseball contract worth $100,000

Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle

Birthdays in Sport

  • Francesco Cancellotti, Italian tennis star, born in Perugia, Italy

Deaths in Sport

  • William Auchterlonie, Scottish golfer (British Open 1893), dies at 90
1963 in Sport