Events in Sport in October 1954

  • Oct 2 8th NHL All-Star Game: All-Stars beat Detroit 2-2 at Detroit
  • Oct 2 NY Giants sweep Cleve Indians, in 51st World Series
  • Oct 24 5th Formula One WDC: Juan Manuel Fangio wins by 16.86 points
  • Oct 28 Major league owners vote down sale of A's to a Philadelphia syndicate
  • Oct 30 1st use of 24-sec shot clock in pro basketball (Rochester vs Boston)

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Oct 31 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Texas Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls