On This Day

May 8, 1974 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • FC Magdenburg of East Germany win 14th European Cup Winner's Cup against AC Milan of Italy 2-0 in Rotterdam

Birthdays in Sport

  • Calvin Branch, cornerback (Oakland Raiders)
  • Colin Daynes, 68 kg Greco Roman wrestler (Olympic-96), born in Windsor, Ontario
  • Korey Stringer, NFL tackle (Minnesota Vikings)