On This Day

July 22, 1966 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Anna Wood, Roeumond Neth, Dutch/Australian canoeist (Olympics 1988, 96)
  • Tim Brown, American Pro and College Football Hall of Fame wide receiver (Heisman Trophy 1987, Notre Dame; 9 x Pro Bowl, LA/Oakland Raiders), born in Dallas, Texas

Deaths in Sport

  • Edward Gourdin, American long jumper (Olympic silver 1924) and jurist, dies at 68