On This Day

January 14, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Eric Charron, Canadian NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals), born in Verdun, Quebec
  • Steve Cooke, American baseball pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Lihue, Hawaii
  • Tyrone Hughes, American NFL cornerback (New Orleans Saints, Chicago Bears), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

Deaths in Sport

  • John J "Johnny" Murphy, American baseball pitcher (NY Yankees), dies at 61
1970 in Sport