On This Day - Mar 31 2013: Paolo Di Canio was appointed Sunderland head coach.. He was later sacked after just 13 games in charge.

OH BHOY! ... Celtic keeper Gordon Marshall and Paolo Di Canio look on in agony as Karsten Baron scores for Hamburg after just three minutes into a UEFA Cup game on September 10 1996 
ON THIS DAY 1878: Jack Johnson, the first black man to win the world heavyweight boxing title, was born. Because of discrimination in the United States, he had to travel to Australia for his succ[...]

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