On This Day

June 6, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Dulip Liyanage, Sri Lankan cricketer (right armed fast-medium Test bowler)
  • Erin Woodley, Canadian synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • Frankie King, NBA guard (LA Lakers)
  • Gary Downs, running back (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Jeff Williams, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996)
  • Marko Kiprusoff, Turku FIN, NHL defenseman (Team Finland, Montreal)