On This Day

October 2, 1974 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Future Baseball Hall of Fame right fielder Hank Aaron hits his final home run as a member of the Atlanta Braves, in a 13-0 drubbing of the Cincinnati Reds; Aaron's 733rd career HR on his last NL at bat

Baseball Player Hank Aaron
Baseball Player
Hank Aaron

Birthdays in Sport

  • Anthony Johnson, NBA guard (Sacramento Kings)
  • Mark Porter, New Zealand racing driver (d. 2006)
  • Ricky Bell, cornerback (Chicago Bears)