On This Day

April 4, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 124th Grand National: 15/1 chance Gay Trip wins by 20 lengths, giving Irish jockey Pat Taaffe his second GN winner

Birthdays in Sport

  • Barry van Galen, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC), born in Haarlem, Netherlands
  • Jason Stoltenberg, Australian tennis star, born in Narrabri, Australia