On This Day

August 17, 1980 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

Sports History

George Brett goes 4-for-4, raising his batting average to .401

MLB Third Baseman George Brett
MLB Third Baseman
George Brett

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jan Kromkamp, Dutch footballer, born in Makkinga, Netherlands
  • Keith Dabengwa, Zimbabwean cricketer, born in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
1980 in Sport