On This Day

September 16, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Don Sasa, American NFL defensive tackle (San Diego Chargers), born in American Samoa
  • Mark Bruener, American NFL tight end (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Aberdeen, Washington
  • Ramon van Haaren, Dutch soccer player (RKC), born in Waalwijk, Netherlands
  • Steve Russ, American NFL linebacker (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in Stetsonville, Wisconsin