On This Day

January 29, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Hessley Hempstead, American NFL guard (Detroit Lions), born in Upland, California
  • Scott Davis, American figure skater (Olympics 1994), born in Great Falls, Montana
  • Simon Cook, English cricketer (Victorian pace bowler joined NSW 1995-96), born in Oxford, United Kingdom