On This Day

October 10, 1974 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • US Gen George Brown's speech deplores Jewish influence in US over his treatment during the 1973 World Series

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chris Pronger, Canadian NHL defenseman (Team Canada Olympics 1998, St. Louis), born in Dryden, Ontario, Canada
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr., American auto racer, team owner and broadcaster (Daytona 500 2004, 14; Busch Series 1998-99), born in Kannapolis, North Carolina
  • Julio Ricardo Cruz, Argentine footballer (Internazionale), born in Santiago del Estero, Argentina