April 17, 1973 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • 77th Boston Marathon: Jon Anderson of United States 1st man in 2:16:03 and Jacqueline Hansen of United States 1st woman in 3:05:59

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brett Maher, Adelaide SA Australia, basketball guard (Olympics 1996)
  • Gene Makowsky, CFL offensive linebacker (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Jeff Lewis, NFL quarterback (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Kaihō Ryōji, Japanese sumo wrestler
  • Kenneth Carlsen, Danish tennis star
  • Ross Aloisi, Australian soccer midfielder (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • Theo Ratliff, NBA forward/center (Detroit Pistons, Philadelphia 76ers)