On This Day

October 5, 1971 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chad Lewis, American football tight end (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Fort Dix, New Jersey
  • Chris Whitney, American basketball guard (Wash Wizards), born in Hopkinsville, Kentucky
  • Dan Plante, American ice hockey player (NY Islanders), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Mauricio Pellegrino, Argentine footballer, born in Córdoba, Argentina
1971 in Sport