On This Day

February 8, 1960 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Boston Celtic Bill Russell becomes 1st NBAer with 50 rebounds (51)

Basketball Player Bill Russell
Basketball Player
Bill Russell

Birthdays in Sport

Person of interestDino Ciccarelli

Dino Ciccarelli, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame right wing (most goals for NHL undrafted player, 608), born in Sarnia, Ontario

NHL Star Dino Ciccarelli
NHL Star
Dino Ciccarelli
  • Linda Fratianne, American figure skater (Olympic silver 1980), born in Los Angeles, California
1960 in Sport