October 2, 1973 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bret Hudson, NSW Australia, gymnast (Olympics 1996)

Deaths in Sport

Person of interestPaavo Nurmi

Paavo Nurmi, Finnish middle & long distance runner (9 Olympic gold 1920, 24, 28), dies of Atherosclerosis at 76

Runner nicknamed the
Runner nicknamed the "Flying Finn"
Paavo Nurmi