On This Day

October 22, 1973 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Andrés Palop, Spanish footballer
  • Ichiro Suzuki, Japanese baseball right fielder (most career base hits 4,367; AL MVP 2001; MLB All-Star 2001–10; NPB All-Star 1994–2000), born in Kasugai, Japan
  • Kathy Butler, Edinburgh Scotld, Canad 3k/5k runner (Olympic-8-92, 96)