February 1, 1968 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Vince Lombardi resigns as coach of Green Bay Packers

Birthdays in Sport

  • George Quigley Jr, skeet (Olympics 1996), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Javier Sanchez, Spanish tennis star
  • Kent Mercker, Dublin OH, pitcher (Atlanta Braves, Balt Orioles)
  • Mark Recchi, Kamloops, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens)
  • Sean Millington, CFL fullback (BC Lions)

Deaths in Sport

  • Lawson Little, amateur golfer (US/British Opens 1934,35), dies at 57