On This Day

January 9, 1978 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chad Johnson, American football player, born in Miami, Florida
  • Gennaro Gattuso, Italian footballer, born in Corigliano Calabro, Italy
  • Mathieu Garon, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Chandler, Canada

Deaths in Sport

  • Eddie Gilbert, cricket (Aboriginal Qld quick got Don for a duck), dies