On This Day

April 20, 1964 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 68th Boston Marathon won for second straight year by Aurele Vandendriessche of Belgium in 2:19:59

Birthdays in Sport

  • John Carney, American football placekicker (San Diego Chargers), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Paul Nobes, Australian cricketer (prolific opening batsman for Victoria & SA), born in Heidelberg West, Victoria, Australia

Deaths in Sport

  • Eddie Dyer, American baseball player, dies at 64