On This Day

March 20, 1969 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ethiopian athlete Abebe Bikila is paralysed in an auto-accident near Addis Ababa

Athlete Abebe Bikila
Abebe Bikila

Birthdays in Sport

  • Caroline Brunet, Canadian kayaker (Olympic silver 1996), born in Quebec City, Qu├ębec
  • Konstantine Starikovitch, Podolsk Russia, 238lbs US weightlift (Olympics 1996)
  • Sharon Manning, WNBA center/forward (Charlotte Sting)