On This Day

June 16, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Cobi Jones, American soccer player
  • Michael Husted, NFL place kicker (Tampa Bay Bucs)

Person of interestPhil Mickelson

Phil Mickelson, American golfer (5-time PGA Tour major winner, US Masters 2004, 06, 10), born in San Diego, California

Deaths in Sport

  • Brian Piccolo, American football player (b. 1943)
1970 in Sport