On This Day

April 19, 1968 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brent Mayne, American baseball catcher (NY Mets), born in Loma Linda, California
  • Keith McCants, American NFL defensive end (Arizona Cardinals), born in Mobile, Alabama
  • Roger Reinson, CFL linebacker (Calgary Stampeders), born in Melville, Saskatchewan

Deaths in Sport

  • Tommy Bridges, American baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers), dies at 61