On This Day

October 25, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Austrian driver Jochen Rindt wins F1 World Drivers Championship by 5 points from Jacky Ickx after Mexican GP; only season World Championship awarded posthumously, after Rindt's death in Italian GP practice at Monza

Birthdays in Sport

  • J.A. Adande, American sports columnist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Kelvin Ingram, American NFL guard (Seattle Seahawks), born in Fort Pierce, Florida
  • Peter Aerts, Dutch kickboxer and martial artist, born in Eindhoven, Netherlands
1970 in Sport