On This Day

February 4, 1969 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport


AppointmentAppointment of Interest

John Madden is named head coach of NFL's Oakland Raiders

NFL Coach and Sportscaster John Madden
NFL Coach and Sportscaster
John Madden

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brad Cornett, American baseball pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays)
  • Dallas Drake, Trail, NHL center (Winnipeg Jets)
  • Joe Sacco, Medford, NHL right wing (Anaheim Mighty Ducks), born in Medford, Massachusetts