On This Day

February 6, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • NBA expands to 18 teams with Buffalo, Cleveland, Houston & Portland

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jeff Rouse, American 50m/100m backstroke swimmer (Olymp-gold/silver-92, 96), born in Fredericksburg, Virginia
  • Mark Hutton, Australian baseball pitcher (NY Yankees), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • Per Frandsen, Danish footballer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark