On This Day

December 17, 1971 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alyson Habetz, Crowley LA, female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets)
  • Antoine Rigaudeau, French basketball player
  • Carl Reeves, NFL defensive end (Chicago Bears)
  • Nikki McCray, Collierville Tenn, basketball guard (Olympic gold 1996)
  • Sari Kristiina Fisk, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Olympics 1998)
  • Tony Richardson, NFL fullback (KC Chiefs)