On This Day

October 6, 1971 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • MLB National League Championship: Pittsburgh Pirates beat San Francisco Giants, 3 games to 1

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alan Stubbs, English footballer and manager (Rotherham United), born in Kirkby, England
  • Chris Hudson, NFL strong safety (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Phil Bennett, British racing driver
1971 in Sport