Today in Texas Longhorn Sports History

What happened on this day in Texas Longhorn sports history?

Below is a list of major events in Texas Longhorn sports history that happened on this day. They can have been for current teams, former athletes, or related events. There’s something new every day.

July 28, 1952

David "Skippy" Browning Takes Gold

Diver David "Skippy" Browning wins the gold medal in men's 3m springboard at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki.

July 28, 1977

Mark Boswell is Born

Olympic high jumper Mark Boswell is born in Mandeville, Jamaica.


I am adding entries just about every day, so if there’s a piece of Texas Longhorn history that you believe is missing, let me know.

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