Banach Brothers

February 8, 2016 1

The Banach Brothers are one of the toughest and most accomplished sports families in wrestling history. Edward Joseph Banach was born in Newton, New Jersey,…

Eddie Feigner

February 5, 2016 5

Eddie Feigner is the greatest softball pitcher of all time. Born in Walla Walla, Washington—in the southwest region of the state along the Oregon border—on…

Byron Nelson

February 4, 2016 0

John Byron Nelson was perhaps the most dominant golfer of his era. Born on a 160-acre cotton farm outside Waxahachie, Texas, on this date in…

Bill Shoemaker

February 3, 2016 0

For 29 years, William Lee Shoemaker held the world record for total professional jockey victories. Born in Fabens, Texas—a border town near El Paso—August 19,…

Scotty Bowman

February 2, 2016 0

William Scott Bowman is the greatest coach in the history of the National Hockey League and may be the best coach of any of North…