August 23, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Chicago's Dick Allen is 4th (Jimmie Foxx, Hank Greenberg, & Alex Johnson) to homer into Comiskey Park's center field bleachers

Baseball Player Hank Greenberg
Baseball Player
Hank Greenberg

Birthdays in Sport

  • Anthony Calvillo, CFL quarterback (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Martin Grainger, English footballer, born in London Borough of Enfield, United Kingdom
  • Raul Casanova, Puerto Rican baseball player, born in Humacao, Puerto Rico
  • Sheldon Benoit, CFL linebacker (BC Lions)
  • Tony Carter, NFL running back (Chicago Bears)