Big Moments in Sports

April 29, 1955 to July 22, 1955
13 episodes known to exist
Big Moments in Sports was a radio show which ran from April 29, 1955 to July 22, 1955.
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Radio series often ran for multiple seasons and/or through many incarnations with different radio networks, sponsors, cast/crew, and revivals after many years.
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April 29, 1955 - July 22, 1955
Big Moments in Sports
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Big Moments in Sports
April 29, 1955 - July 22, 1955
13 episodes known to exist
Narrator: Harry Wismer
Announcer: Bill Readick
Director: Gene Kirby
Writer: Arthur Susskind Jr.
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April 29, 1955 
Dempsey Vs Firpo 
Polo Grounds, 9-14-1923. Jack Dempsey vs. Argentina's Luis Angel Firpo 
15:00 

 
May 6, 1955 
Ewell Blackwell Goes For No-Hitter 
Crosley Field, Cincinnati , 6-22-1947. Ewell Blackwell goes for no-hitter 
15:00 

 
May 13, 1955 
Man O' War Beaten by Upset 
Saratoga, New York, 8-13-1919. Man O' War beaten by upset. 
15:00 

 
May 20, 1955 
Notre Dame Vs. Ohio State 
Columbus, Ohio,11-2-1935. Notre Dame vs. Ohio State 
15:00 
May 27, 1955 
Lew Worsham's Famous Wedge Shot 
Tam O'Shanter Country Club, Niles, Illinois, August-1953. Lew Worsham's Famous Wedge Shot 
15:00 
June 3, 1955 
Jesse Owens Does It Again 
Berlin, Germany, 1936 Olympics. Jesse Owens Does It again 
15:00 
June 10, 1955 
Reynolds Pitches Second No-Hitter 
Yankee Stadium, 9-28-1951. Allie Reynolds Pitches second no-hitter 
15:00 
June 17, 1955 
Jack Dempsey-Gene Tunney Long-Count 
Soldier Field, Chicago, 9-22-27. Jack Dempsey-Gene Tunney Long-Count. 
15:00 

 
June 24, 1955 
Joe Louis Almost Beaten 
Madison Square Garden, New York, 12-5-1947. Joe Louis Almost Beaten in Boxing's biggest upset by Jersey Joe Walcott. 
15:00 

 
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July 1, 1955 
Paul Brown Wins Another Championship 
Municipal Stadium, Cleveland, 12-4-1950. Paul Brown wins another championship. Browns 30, Los Angeles Rams 28 
15:00 

 
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July 8, 1955 
Wilbur Shaw and the 500 Mile Victory 
Indianapolis, Indiana, Memorial Day, 1947. Wilbur Shaw and the 500 mile victory. 
15:00 

 
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July 15, 1955 
Mickey Owen's Famous Passed Ball 
Ebbets Field, Brooklyn, 10-5-1941. Mickey Owen's famous passed ball. 
15:00 

 
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July 22, 1955 
Glenn Cunningham and Bill Bothron Meet 
Marquette Stadium, Milwaukee, 6-30-34. Glenn Cunningham and Bill Bothron meet in thrilling 1500 Meter Race. 
15:00 

 
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