On This Day

April 27, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Alison McKnight, 100m hurdler and heptathlete, born in Bakersfield, California
  • Silvia Farina, Italian tennis star (1995 Maria Lankowitz doubles), born in Milan, Italy
  • Tim Ruddy, American football offensive lineman (Miami Dolphins), born in Dunmore, Pennsylvania