On This Day

October 24, 1971 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Aaron Bailey, American NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Mike Verstegen, American NFL guard (New Orleans Saints), born in Appleton, Wisconsin

Deaths in Sport

  • Chuck Hughes, Detroit Lion collapses during game & later, dies
1971 in Sport