February 8, 1973 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Andreas Gliatis, soccer player (NEC)
  • Dave Dopek, Bolingbrook Illinois, 200m runner
  • Eric Kresser, quarterback (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Michelle Brogan, Australian basketball forward (Olympic bronze 1996)
  • Tom King, Australian 470 class sailor (Olympics 1996)

Deaths in Sport

  • Herbie Taylor, cricketer (2936 runs in 42 Tests for South Africa), dies