On This Day

April 23, 1974 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bret Anderson, Canadian football slot back (BC Lions), born in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
  • Joey Kent, American football wide receiver (Tennessee Oilers), born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • Sam Madison, American football cornerback (Miami Dolphins), born in Thomasville, Georgia

Deaths in Sport

  • Cy Williams, American MLB outfielder (4-time NL HR leader), dies at 86