1955: Indian cricketer, Arun Lal was born today.
1910: India’s first lethal pace bowler, Mohammad Nissar was born on this day.
1924: One of the greatest cricketers, Frank Worrell was born.
1936: Adolph Hitler opens the 11th Olympic Games in Berlin.
2001: Fulham made one of the summer’s biggest transfer by signing Juventus goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar.
Do check out the rest of the ‘This day in history’ series.Published 01 Aug 2013, 17:35 IST