On This Day

February 29, 1980 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport


Sports record brokenNHL Record

Gordie Howe becomes 1st NHL player to score 800 career goals

Ice Hockey Legend Gordie Howe
Ice Hockey Legend
Gordie Howe

Birthdays in Sport

  • Clinton Toopi, New Zealand rugby league footballer
  • Ruben Plaza, Spanish cyclist
  • Simon Gagné, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Taylor Twellman, American soccer player