On This Day

January 24, 1973 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Warren Spahn is elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Birthdays in Sport

  • Erik Gervais, Canadian kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in Valleyfield, Quebec

Deaths in Sport

  • Alan Lisette, New Zealand cricketer (NZ slow left-armer vs West Indies 1956), dies at 53