On This Day

February 28, 1980 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Lucian Bute, Romanian-born Quebec boxer, born in Pechea, Romania
  • Pascal Bosschaart, Dutch footballer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Piotr Giza, Polish footballer, born in Kraków, Poland
  • Tayshaun Prince, American basketball player, born in Compton, California

Deaths in Sport

  • Ian Alexander Ross Peebles, cricketer (45 wkts for England), dies
1980 in Sport