On This Day

January 28, 1973 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Henry Boucha, Detroit Red Wings, scores 6 sec into a game vs Mont
  • Mickey Welch, George Kelly & Billy Evans elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bronwyn Thompson, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Jerome Allen, American NBA guard (Minnesota Timberwolves) and coach, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Joe Stephens, NBA forward (Houston Rockets)
  • Robert Braknis, Canadian 100m backstroke/4 x 100 (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
1973 in Sport