On This Day

June 2, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Andy McCollum, NFL center/guard (New Orleans Saints), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Eric Riley, American NBA center (Dallas Mavericks, Minnesota Timberwolves), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Marty Mcinnis, American NHL left wing (NY Islanders), born in Weymouth, Massachusetts
  • Mike Kelly, American baseball player, born in Los Angeles, California

Deaths in Sport

  • Bruce McLaren, New Zealand car racer and founder of eponymous race team, dies in a car crash at 32
1970 in Sport