On This Day

August 9, 1967 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Debbie Spence, American tennis player, born in San Jose, California

Person of interestDeion Sanders

Deion Sanders, American College/Pro Football Hall of Fame corner-back (Super Bowl 1995, 96; 8 x Pro Bowl; Dallas Cowboys) and MLB outfielder (NY Yankees; Atlanta Braves), born in Fort Myers, Florida

NFL Legend Deion Sanders
NFL Legend
Deion Sanders
  • Elexa Orrange, American long jumper/triple jumper, born in Orange, Texas
1967 in Sport