On This Day

January 15, 1969 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Adam Burt, American NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Delino DeShields, American baseball infielder (Montreal Expos, LA Dodgers), born in Seaford, Delaware
  • Leonard Wheeler, American NFL safety (Cin Bengals, Minnesota Vikings), born in Toccoa, Georgia
  • Rob van Dijk, Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord), born in Voorhout, Netherlands
  • Rod de Highden, Australian 5k/10k/marathoner (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Siupeli Malamala, Tongan NFL offensive lineman (NY Jets), born in Tonga
1969 in Sport