On This Day

August 9, 1975 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 1st NFL game in Louisiana Superdome, Houston beats Saints 13-7
  • Dodger Davey Lopes steals record 32nd consecutive base without being caught

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mathew James Coad, New Zealand 100m/200m runner (Olympics 1996), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • Mike Lamb, American baseball player, born in West Covina, California
1975 in Sport