This day in sports: February 12

The sports world never stops.

From major moments on the field of play to history being made off it, there is just never a dull moment in the industry that we all love. The date is February 12, and it’s time to take a look at what happened on this day in sports.

Who was born? Who broke records? What made the headlines?

Let’s start way back in the 1800’s with a legendary store.