On This Day

August 29, 1980 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chris Simms, American NFL quarterback (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tennessee Titans, Denver Broncos), born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • David West, American basketball player, born in Teaneck, New Jersey
  • Mohammad Sheikh, Kenyan cricketer, born in Nairobi, Kenya