On This Day

May 24, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Glasgow Rangers of Scotland win 12th European Cup Winner's Cup against Dynamo Moscow 3-2 of the Soviet Union 3-2 in Barcelona

Birthdays in Sport

  • Danny Bautista, Dominican baseball outfielder (Atlanta Braves), born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Petra Schwarz-Ritter, Austrian tennis star (1988 Futures-Bari-ITA), born in Vienna, Austria
  • Tito Paul, American NFL defensive back (Arizona Cardinals, Cincinnati Bengals), born in Kissimmee, Florida
  • Viktor Ujčík, Czech hockey player (Team Czech Rep), born in Jihlava, Czechoslovakia