September 3, 1970 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • After playing a NL record 1,117 consecutive MLB games, Chicago Cubs outfielder Billy Williams asks to sit out

Birthdays in Sport

  • Gareth Southgate, English footballer
  • George Lynch, NBA forward (Vancouver Grizzlies)
  • Uzooma Okeke, CFL guard (Montreal Alouettes)

Deaths in Sport

Person of interestVince Lombardi

Vince Lombardi, American football coach (Green Bay Packers), dies at 57

NFL Coach Vince Lombardi
NFL Coach
Vince Lombardi