On This Day

April 8, 1966 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

AFL chooses 36 year old Al Davis as commissioner

American Football Coach and Executive Al Davis
American Football Coach and Executive
Al Davis

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mark Blundell, British auto racer (24 Hours of Le Mans 1992), born in London, England
  • Mazinho, Brazilian footballer