On This Day

October 13, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2 future Basketball Hall of Famers debut; guard Calvin Murphy for San Diego Rockets in 111-96 loss in Chicago; forward Dave Cowens for Boston Celtics in 114-107 loss in New York

NBA Center and Head Coach Dave Cowens
NBA Center and Head Coach
Dave Cowens

Birthdays in Sport

  • Ann Grossman, American tennis star (1994 LA finalist), born in Grove City, Ohio
  • Steve Matthews, American NFL and WLAF quarterback (KC Chiefs, Scottish Claymores), born in Tullahoma, Tennessee
1970 in Sport