On This Day

January 4, 1969 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Corie Blount, NBA forward (LA Lakers), born in Monrovia, California
  • Kees van Wonderen, Dutch soccer player (NEC/NAC)

Deaths in Sport

  • Julian Myrick, American tennis promoter (West Side Tennis Club & Forest Hills Stadium), dies at 88