On This Day

January 8, 1968 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alexander Alexeyev, American NHL defenseman (Belarus, Olympics 1998), born in Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • Brian Johnson, American catcher (San Diego Padres), born in Oakland, California
  • Keith Mullings, American boxer, born in Manchester Parish, Jamaica
  • Mark Duane Croghan, American 3k steeplechase athlete (Olympic 5th 1996), born in Akron, Ohio
  • Paul Carey, American baseball infielder (Baltimore Orioles), born Boston, Massachusetts