October 6, 1974 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 25th Formula One WDC: Emerson Fittipaldi wins by three points
  • Carole Jo Skala wins LPGA Sacramento Union Ladies Golf Classic

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brian Kelly, American soccer midfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Mission Viejo, California
  • Geert Jelle de Vries, Dutch soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • Kenny Jonsson, Angelholm SW, NHL defenseman (Team Sweden, NY Islander)
  • Walter Centeno, Costa Rican footballer

Deaths in Sport

  • Helmuth Koinigg, Austrian Formula One driver (b. 1948)