On This Day

December 31, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • Would have been start of Aust/Eng Test Cricket at MCG, washed out

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bryon Russell, American NBA forward (Utah Jazz), born in San Bernardino, California
  • Dan Howe, Canadian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Kingston, Ontario
  • Dunstan Anderson, NFL defensive end (Dolphins, New Orleans Saints, Rhein Fire), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Michel Brunet, Canadian ice dancer (1996 Canadians-2nd), born in Gatineau, Quebec
1970 in Sport