On This Day

November 3, 1971 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Colbie Bell, 100kg Greco Roman wrestler (Olympics 1996), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • Darrin Hancock, NBA guard/forward (Charlotte Hornets)
  • Diego Alessi, Italian race car driver
  • Matthew Lawton, Gulfport MS, outfielder (Minnesota Twins)
  • William Strong, NFL cornerback (New Orleans Saints)

Deaths in Sport

  • Etienne Gailly, Belgium marathoner (Olympic bronze 1948), dies in accident at 48