On This Day

December 14, 1971 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chris Therien, NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Lisa-Marie Vizaniari, Australian discus and shot putter (Olympics 1996), born in Lake Cargelligo, New South Wales

Deaths in Sport

  • Dick Tiger, Nigerian professional boxer, dies at 42