On This Day

August 14, 1973 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Johnny Unitas files $725,000 suit against Balt Colts

NFL Quarterback Johnny Unitas
NFL Quarterback
Johnny Unitas

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jared Borgetti, Mexican footballer, born in Culiacancito, Mexico
  • Jay-Jay Okocha, Nigerian footballer, born in Enugu, Nigeria
  • Kieren Perkins, Australian swimmer (Olympic gold 1,500m 1992, 96), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • Mike Mamula, American NFL player (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Lackawanna, New York
  • Nancy Sweetnam, Canadian 400m swimmer (Olympics-7-92, 96), born in Lindsay, Canada
  • Wayne Chrebet, American NFL wide receiver (NY Jets), born in Garfield, New Jersey