On This Day

March 12, 1963 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Candy Costie, synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1984), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Ian Holloway, English football manager
  • Joaquim Carvalho Cruz, Brazil, 800m runner (Olympic gold 1984)
  • John Andretti, American auto racer (NASCAR Cup Series: 2 wins, 37 top tens, 4 poles), born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (d. 2020)
  • Paul Way, English golfer (Ryder Cup 1983, 85), born in Kingsbury, Middlesex