January 2, 1969 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • "Soviet Sport" calls Emile Zatopek a public enemy

Birthdays in Sport

  • Glen Johnson, Jamaican boxer
  • Rick Tabaracci, NHL goalie (Calgary Flames), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Robert Svehla, Martin Cze, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers, Slovakia)
  • Stephen Davies, Aust field hockey forward/vice capt (Oly-sil-92, 96)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Tommy Morrison, American heavyweight boxing champion and actor, born in Gravette, Arkansas (d. 2013)

Heavyweight Boxer Tommy Morrison
Heavyweight Boxer
Tommy Morrison