TITLE

APRIL 20

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Day by Day in Jewish Sports History;2008, p111
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on various achievements and sports records made by Jewish athletes in sports history on April 20 of different years. On April 20, 1939, baseball player Hank Greenberg hit a walk-off home run in the 14th inning to give the baseball team Detroit Tigers a victory over the team Chicago White Sox. On April 20, 1971, Abe Saperstein was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame. Welterweight boxer Willie Harmon was born on April 20, 1899.
ACCESSION #
51891330

 

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