On This Day

August 7, 1973 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bo Hanson, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in New South Wales, Australia
  • Danny Graves, American baseball player, born in South Vietnam
  • Kevin Muscat, Australian soccer defender (Olyroos, Olympics 1996), born in Crawley, United Kingdom
  • Kimmo Rinatnen, Finnish hockey forward (Team Finland Olympic bronze 1998), born in Rauma, Finland

Deaths in Sport

  • Jack Gregory, Australian cricketer (scorer of fastest ton Australia 1921), dies at 77