On This Day

September 6, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Igor Korolev, Russian ice hockey player (Team Russia, Winnipeg), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Shane Heal, Australian basketball guard (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Torrance Small, American NFL wide receiver (New Orleans Saints), born in Tampa, Florida

Deaths in Sport

  • Gerard Smithson, cricketer (Eng batsman against W Indies 1948), dies
1970 in Sport