August 20, 1956
Plummeting over Moscow's Tushino Airfield, Soviet parachutist falls free of airplane in third annual world championship, won by Czechoslovakia. Young United States team finished sixth.
January 17, 1966 | Joe Jares
Feeding spectators at sports events, a multimillion-dollar industry, entails remarkable logistics and fascinating hazards. Naturally, it has developed a number of oddball characters
August 20, 1956 | James Murray
December 21, 1959 | Henry Romney
May 25, 1992 | Steve Rushin
Thirty years ago, the newborn New York Mets made baseball history of the most dubious kind