On This Day

January 25, 1973 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Anthony Harris, American football linebacker (Miami Dolphins), born in Fort Pierce, Florida
  • Marco Battaglia, American football tight end (Cincinnati Bengals), born in Howard Beach, New York
  • Rodney Young, American NFL safety (NY Giants), born in Grambling, Louisiana
  • Scott Milanovich, American football coach & quarterback (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Butler, Pennsylvania
  • Terrell Wade, American baseball pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Rembert, South Carolina

Deaths in Sport

  • Masao Ohba, Japanese boxer (WBA flyweight champion), dies in a car accident at 23