On This Day

June 23, 1976 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brandon Stokley, American football player
  • Paola Suarez, Argentinian tennis star (1995 Futures-Buenos Aires), born in Pergamino, Argentina
  • Patrick Vieira, French footballer
  • Wade Barrett, American soccer player

Deaths in Sport

  • Dehart Hubbard, American athlete (Olympic gold, long jump 1924; first African American to win individual event; WR 7.89m 1925), dies at 72
1976 in Sport