May 1, 1969 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • Houston Don Wilson 2nd no-hitter beats Cincinnati Reds, 4-0
  • Leonard Tose buys NFL Philadelphia Eagles for $16,155,000

Birthdays in Sport

  • Billy Owens, NBA forward/guard (Sacramento Kings)
  • Bryan Marchment, Scarborough, NHL defenseman (Edmonton Oilers)

Deaths in Sport

  • George Parker, cricketer (2 Tests for South Africa 1924), dies