On This Day

February 21, 1979 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • 2 Iowa girls HS basketball teams play 4 scoreless quarters game was won 4-2 in 4th overtime period

Birthdays in Sport

  • Lonnie Ford, American football player
  • Pascal Chimbonda, French footballer, born in Les Abymes, Guadeloupe

Deaths in Sport

  • Glendon Gibbs, cricketer (Test Cricket WI v Australia 1955), dies
1979 in Sport