January 23, 1968 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • 18th NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 144-124 at New York City
  • Joe Medwick elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Birthdays in Sport

  • Eric Metcalf, NFL receiver/running back (Atl Falcons, San Diego Chargers)
  • Lubomir Kolnik, Skalica CZ, hockey forward (Team Slovakia, Espoo)
  • Petr Korda, tennis star (1993 Doubles-Cincinnati), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • Todd Scott, NFL safety (Tampa Bay Bucs)