February 2, 1979 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Fani Halkia, Greek hurdler
  • Irini Terzoglou, Greek shot putter
  • Lindsay Langston, Modesto California, archer (Olympics 1996)
  • Petra Cada, Canadian table tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia

Deaths in Sport

  • Jim Burke, cricketer (Australian opener), commits suicide