On This Day

March 16, 1974 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Both Wales (12-16 v England) and France (6-19 v Scotland) lose their final round matches handing Ireland their 8th Five Nations Rugby Championship

Birthdays in Sport

  • Fotini Vavatsi, Greek archer
  • Georgios Anatolakis, Greek footballer
  • Heath Streak, cricketer (Zimbabwean pace bowler 1993-)
  • Lamont Burns, American NFL guard (NY Jets), born in Greensboro, North Carolina