On This Day

March 28, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Wilt Chamberlain plays his last pro basketball game

NBA Legend Wilt Chamberlain
NBA Legend
Wilt Chamberlain

Birthdays in Sport

  • Derek West, offensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Jonathan Edwards, doubles luger (Olympics 1994), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Keith Tkachuk, Melrose MA, NHL left wing (Winnipeg Jets, Phoenix, USA)
  • Michael Smith, NBA forward (Sacramento Kings)
  • Mike Morton, linebacker (Oakland Raiders)
  • Shannon Mitchell, NFL tight end (San Diego Chargers)
1972 in Sport