On This Day

February 22, 1969 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Barbara Jo Rubin becomes 1st female jockey to win at an American parimutuel race at a major US track aboard Cohesian at Charles Town, West Virginia

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brian Laudrup, Danish footballer, born in Vienna, Austria
  • Mark Chmura, American NFL tight end (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Deerfield, Massachusetts
  • Shawn Jefferson, American NFL wide receiver (San Diego Chargers, NE Patriots), born in Jacksonville, Florida
1969 in Sport