On This Day

March 12, 1973 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Antonio Banks, cornerback (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Gabriel Mendez, Australian soccer midfielder (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • Keif Bryant, NFL defensive end (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Louis Laros, Dutch soccer player (Willem II, Vitesse)

Deaths in Sport

  • Frankie Frisch, American Baseball HOF infielder (3 x MLB All-Star; 4 x World Series; NL MVP 1931; NY Giants, St.L Cardinals) and manager (St.L Cardinals, Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago Cubs), dies at 74
1973 in Sport