On This Day

August 6, 1973 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Roberto Clemente, Warren Spahn, Billy Evans, Monte Irvin, Mickey Welch and George "High Pockets" Kelly are inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, NY

Baseball Player Roberto Clemente
Baseball Player
Roberto Clemente

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  • Max Kellerman, American sportscaster
  • Robert Lee, NFL cornerback (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Stuart O'Grady, Australian cyclist