On This Day

January 29, 1974 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • 1974 NFL Draft: Ed Jones from Tennessee State first pick by Dallas Cowboys
  • 27th NHL All-Star Game, Chicago Stadium: Western Division beats Eastern Division, 6-4; MVP: Garry Unger, St. Louis, C

Birthdays in Sport

  • David LaFleur, tight end (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Jeff Mitchell, corner (Baltimore Ravens)
  • Kris Burley, Truro Nova Scotia, gymnast (Olympics 1996)