On This Day

February 3, 1966 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Danny Morrison, New Zealand cricket fast bowler (48 Tests, 160 wickets; 96 ODIs, 126 wickets) and broadcaster (TVNZ, Sky Sports, Radio Sport), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Jimmy Thunder, New Zealand boxer (IBO heavyweight title 1994-95), born in Apia, Samoa (d. 2020)
  • Sean Patrick Wade, NZ marathoner (Olympics 1996), born in Houston, Texas
1966 in Sport