On This Day

February 18, 1967 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Softball pitcher Eddie Feigner strikes out 6 straight major leaguers

Birthdays in Sport

  • Colin Jackson, Welsh 100m hurdler (Olympic silver 1988), born in Cardiff, Wales
  • Matt Turner, American baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins), born in Lexington, Kentucky (d. 2019)
  • Roberto Baggio, Italian footballer, (FIFA World Player of the Year 1993), born in Caldogno, Italy