October 23, 1973 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • 19 year old American tennis star Chris Evert retains her WTA Tour Championship at Boca Raton, Florida; beats Nancy Richey Gunter 6-3, 6-3 in the final
  • Yankee GM & pres Lee MacPhail named AL president

Birthdays in Sport

  • Blaine McElmurry, NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Mac Cozier, soccer forward (Olympic gold 1996)
  • Shawn Wooden, free safety (Miami Dolphins)
  • Sjoerd Sanders, soccer player (PSV/MVV)