April 19, 1968 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • 72nd Boston Marathon: Amby Burfoot of Conn 1st man in 2:22:17 and Bobbi Gibb of United States 1st woman in 3:30:00

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brent Mayne, Loma Linda CA, catcher (NY Mets)
  • Keith McCants, NFL defensive end (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Roger Reinson, CFL linebacker (Calgary Stampeders)

Deaths in Sport

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